Hi, I've been placed in the support group for ESA. Will it be backdated? What else should I know? — Scope | Disability forum
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Hi, I've been placed in the support group for ESA. Will it be backdated? What else should I know?

Sayers89 Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi all  I have been put in the support group for ESA I was wondering if it will be backdated and is there anything else I should know about the esa support group thanks 


  • calcotti
    calcotti Member Posts: 6,402 Disability Gamechanger
    edited July 2021
    The Support Component will be backdated to the 14th week of the claim.
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.
  • Cher_Inactive
    Cher_Inactive Posts: 4,400 Scope online community team
    Hello @Sayers89 and welcome to our online community.  How are you doing in this heatwave we're having?

    Just to let you know, I deleted a duplicate thread you made asking the same question so all answers can be kept to this one space for you.

    Scope have an Employment and Support Allowance information page you might like to read - did you have anything else in particular you wondered about?
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