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TOPIC: D.L.A.review form(right payment)

D.L.A.review form(right payment) 4 years 8 months ago #87718

hi all. well got my brown envelope today,after 2 medical assessments(they lost 1st one),and it's great news and a total relief,they will carry on with my payments as before,HRM,and,HCC,with no changes to payments or duration.was awarded indefinately back in 2000.just like to thank everyone for their help and support, and the info and tips on this site.best of luck to all who are going through this nightmare.cheers.
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Re:D.L.A.review form(right payment) 4 years 8 months ago #87720

That is good news, thank you for letting us know. Thanks also for your kind words about this site :) Let's hope that you are left alone for a long time before the transfer to PIP!
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Re:D.L.A.review form(right payment) 4 years 8 months ago #87722

Mrs Hurtyback thanks,yes i hope thats it for me now i will be 66 when p.i.p starts next april,
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Re:D.L.A.review form(right payment) 4 years 8 months ago #87724

  • Jim Allison
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  • retired Principal Welfare Rights Officer
Hi pasti,

PIP will be introduced between 2013 -2016 for those aged 16-64 years of age.

As you will be at least 66 years old when PIP is introduced you will not be affected, you will remain on DLA HRM & HRC so long as your condition(s) don't improve.

However, all DLA claimants with indefinite awards can have their entitlement checked
under Right Payment Programme although the chances of you being selected are negligible.

To reiterate what Mrs Hurtyback has stated, thank you for your kind words about Benefits and Work, most appreciated. :) We don't always get things right, but we do try :P

Best wishes and have a nice weekend (despite the weather :unsure: )

Jim
PLEASE READ THE SPOTLIGHTS AREA OF THE FORUM REGULARLY, OTHERWISE YOU MAY MISS OUT ON IMPORTANT INFORMATION. Nothing on this board constitutes legal advice - always consult a professional about specific problems
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Re:D.L.A.review form(right payment) 4 years 8 months ago #87726

Excellent news. I know you were extremely stressed by the situation.

I sent my form back on or around the 26th March. Phoned up June 1st to ensure they had received it and was told yes it's still being dealt with. Asked what stage it was at and they said it hadn't been looked at as of yet.

It's a terribly stressful situation everyday waiting for the post and half hoping no brown envelope drops on the mat. Then sighing a sigh of relief when it doesn't then worrying why not!

Have a great weekend pastit and probably the first decent nights sleep for months.
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Re:D.L.A.review form(right payment) 4 years 8 months ago #87727

Hi

Congratulations pastit on ur news. I have just had my medical.
Iff you don't mind me asking how long did you have to wait after your last medical until you got your decision?

Best wishes

Stick
Last Edit: 4 years 8 months ago by Mrs Hurtyback.
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