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Is there a minimum award period for PIP entitlement?

LeeA380LeeA380 Member Posts: 41 Connected
Is the minimum PIP award for 1 year or even less?


  • janer1967janer1967 Member Posts: 11,201 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi there 

    Tbh I'm not entirety sure but as to qualify the condition must be expected to last for 9 months or more I wouldn't have thought it would be less than a year 

    Most people mention a 2 year award initially but I'm not certain if this is a minimum 
  • natz2009natz2009 Member Posts: 48 Connected
    Ive just done my first pip and it has been recomended for 18 months but dont have my actual decision yet this was recomended on my capita assesment i recived a copy of 
  • mikehughescqmikehughescq Member Posts: 6,628 Disability Gamechanger
    edited July 9
    I have seen PIP awards for as little as 6 months in limited circumstances. The actual minimum award period is 1 day.
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