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jessie93
jessie93 Community member Posts: 4 Listener
Hi I recently applied for pip and had my assessment on the 9th of March. I what has been your experience with the time it has taken? After your assessment how long did you wait for a answer. Thanks 

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  • calcotti
    calcotti Community member Posts: 10,010 Disability Gamechanger
    edited March 2021
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    Numerous discussions on this subject. In normal times it can take up to 8 weeks.
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.
  • Queenofdisabilities
    Queenofdisabilities Community member Posts: 91 Connected
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    Hi it took 3 months for my decision hope this helps.
  • jessie93
    jessie93 Community member Posts: 4 Listener
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    Hi thanks for replying x I done my form in November they gave me a assessment last week so how long should I now wait ? X 
  • calcotti
    calcotti Community member Posts: 10,010 Disability Gamechanger
    edited March 2021
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    jessie93 said:
    Hi thanks for replying x I done my form in November they gave me a assessment last week so how long should I now wait ? X 
    As per my previous reply in normal times it can take 8 weeks from the assessment. May be longer at the moment.
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.
  • woodbine
    woodbine Community member Posts: 12,115 Disability Gamechanger
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    You can ask for a copy of the report, which will give you an idea of the possible award.

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  • Ross_Alumni
    Ross_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,650 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @jessie93

    Welcome to the community, I hope the above replies have been helpful.
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  • jessie93
    jessie93 Community member Posts: 4 Listener
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    Hi @Ross_Scope xx thankyou x this is a good site xx
  • Ross_Alumni
    Ross_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,650 Disability Gamechanger
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    jessie93 said:
    Hi @Ross_Scope xx thankyou x this is a good site xx
    It certainly is!
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  • Queenofdisabilities
    Queenofdisabilities Community member Posts: 91 Connected
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    Hi @jessie93,
    Welcome.
    It can be anywhere from 8 weeks+
    I applied in July 2018 took 12 weeks to get my decision.
    With Covid could be longer.
    Hope this helps.
  • jessie93
    jessie93 Community member Posts: 4 Listener
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    hey @Queenofdisabilities xx thankyou x I applied in November and sent form back on 23rd December so been waiting over 3 months so hopefully will hear soon xxx
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