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PIP Assessment Bypassed?

Richyjaco1986
Richyjaco1986 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited December 2021 in PIP, DLA, and AA
So i put in for pip in april i didnt wen have an assessment and it was giving back to the dwp 2 weeks this Thursday so does that mean i womt get it cause they by pasesed my assessment 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 25,651 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,

    While most people do have either a telephone or face to face assessment, there are some that have paper based assessments. This means that they have enough of information to write the report without an assessment. It doesn't mean you've been refused. Infact, i've not heard of anyone being refused with a paper based assessment.
    Timescales for decisions is anything between 2-12 weeks.
  • Alex_Scope
    Alex_Scope Posts: 813

    Scope community team

    Hello @Richyjaco1986 and welcome to the community :) I hope poppy's answer has been helpful, but if you are unsure about anything else, do let us know.

    Feel free to have a look around the forum if you'd like, there's plenty of discussions you can join. 
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