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Requesting copy of assessors report

Macky47
Macky47 Member Posts: 46 Connected
Hi everyone, I recieved a txt from DWP yesterday to say they had received assesors report from my pip review assessment, can I actually request a copy before a decision is made by DWP

Comments

  • MarkM88
    MarkM88 Member Posts: 3,130 Connected
    Yes, just give them a call and let them know you would like a copy. 
  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,354 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi there 

    Yes you can request a copy it isn't the decision but assessors recommendation 

    You can work out recommended award by adding up dots next to descriptors 

    I'm most cases the dm will go with report but not in all cases 
  • woodbine
    woodbine Member, Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,720 Disability Gamechanger
    It's a double edged sword really...getting a copy of the report that is, if it's good news you will spend 2 months hoping the DM goes with the report, if its bad news you will spend 2 months hoping the DM doesn't go with the report.
    In other words either way it's not a win win situation.
    Be extra nice to new members.

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