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Hi, my name is rchrissy! Does PIP stop or change when you turn 64?

rchrissy
rchrissy Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited February 2021 in PIP, DLA, and AA
I know that you can’t apply for PIP if you’re over 64. What happens when you reach 64? Does the benefit stop or does it change?

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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,537 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi if you are already in receipt of PIP when you reach retirement age which is 66 then it will remain in place the same . It will still be subject to reviews 
  • leeCal
    leeCal Member Posts: 6,516 Disability Gamechanger
    edited February 2021
    You can apply for pip up to state retirement age, eg for me that is 66. you can have an award which takes you past retirement age. If you have no pip award which takes you pastt retirement age you can apply for Attendance allowance.

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