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Dla

Twiglet1010Twiglet1010 Member Posts: 2 Listener
Hi my sons dla doesnt end until 2022, im confused about pip, my son turns 16 in Feb, do I have to apply for pip when his original claim for dla ends, or when he turns 16

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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Community champion Posts: 22,214 Disability Gamechanger
    HI,

    DWP will contact you, which is usually around the time of their 16th birthday. Providing you apply for the PIP by the date stated in the lettter then his DLA will continue until a decision's been made on the PIP.
    Community champion and proud winner of the 2019 empowering others award. This award was given for supporting disabled people and their families for the benefit advice i have given to members here on the community.
  • Twiglet1010Twiglet1010 Member Posts: 2 Listener
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