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TOPIC: Carers Allowance Query

Carers Allowance Query 1 week 4 days ago #220871

I have transferred to PIP from DLA recently, my award starts from 28th November 2018. My daughter is intending to claim Carers Alowance as she would meet the conditions. I was wondering whether she would have to wait until after the 28th of November to claim it? I was getting DLA lowest rate of the care component previously.

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Carers Allowance Query 1 week 4 days ago #220881

Lou

Congratulations on the transfer, well done

She should be able to make a claim for Carers Allowance now but she cannot date it prior to the 28th.

Gordon
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