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Appeal from fit to LCW successful.

CMMCMM Member Posts: 17 Listener
edited November 2020 in Universal Credit
Appeal awarded me 15 points,what will the difference be between fit for work and now LCW.


  • janer1967janer1967 Member Posts: 9,132 Disability Gamechanger
    Great news thanks for sharing 
  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    edited November 2020

    Great news! Is this LCW or LCWRA? If it was just LCW and your claim started after April 2017 then you won't receive any extra money each month.

    If it's definitely LCW then although they do agree that you have a LCW for work, so you don't have to look for work but will need to prepare for work sometime in the future. In normal times you would need to attend appointments but what is expected of you will depend on your claimant commitment.
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  • Tori_ScopeTori_Scope Posts: 4,010

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    Great stuff @CMM :) I hope Poppy's comment has answered your query too
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