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Hi, my name is Rachel31! Have you received the £150? Do I need to contact the DWP?

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Rachel31
Rachel31 Community member Posts: 22 Connected
edited October 2022 in Cost of living
Hi Everyone just wondered everyone who gets PIP benefits have you received the £150 pounds to help with the cost of living, I haven’t yet ? Yet meant to be by the beginning of October if not to I need to contact the DWP.
thanks 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 57,135 Disability Gamechanger
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    Lots of people haven't. You can report a missing payment here. https://www.gov.uk/guidance/cost-of-living-payment#report-a-missing-cost-of-living-payment

    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
  • Rachel31
    Rachel31 Community member Posts: 22 Connected
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    Thank you hope you are well 
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,981 Disability Gamechanger
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    You are welcome @Rachel31. It is the very least you deserve.

    Please don't hesitate to let us know if we can do anything else to help. We are all here for you and listening to you  :)
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  • Nanosaro
    Nanosaro Community member Posts: 11 Listener
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    Hi could you tell me how long it took to hear back, I didn't get the £150 payment either, I done the missing payment form online 2 weeks ago but havent heard anything back, thanks 
  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 57,135 Disability Gamechanger
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    There's 1 person on here that received a letter a few days ago. When filling out the form it says they will contact you in a couple of weeks. Remember, there was a postal strike yesterday so post will be delayed because of that.
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
  • Rachel31
    Rachel31 Community member Posts: 22 Connected
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    I think so many people are in the same boat is seams the other disability benefits have been paid out but there is a delay with PIP hopefully we all receive it soon 
  • Rachel31
    Rachel31 Community member Posts: 22 Connected
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    Also Hello Pam 😊 hope you are well 
  • alext
    alext Scope Member Posts: 1 Listener
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    same here, reported missing paymment 2 weeks ago and nothing so far
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