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Can I work full time while on LCWRA?

B3876 Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi everyone,

I know that for LCW there is a limit of 16 hours a week, but does that apply to LCWRA as well? If I'm getting this extra component of £343 and start working more than 16 hours a week, will my award be suspended or will I keep getting UC + LCWRA minus 55p for each £1 that exceeds my work allowance? Of course provided my job does not contradict the reason why I'm claiming LCWRA. 

Thank you


  • calcotti
    calcotti Member Posts: 3,746 Disability Gamechanger
    edited December 2021
    B3876 said:
    I know that for LCW there is a limit of 16 hours a week, 
    There isn’t.
    UC has no working limits but, as you say, if the work you do contradicts the reasons you were found to have LCW/LCWRA this may prompt a reassessment.
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.


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