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TOPIC: UC50 Questionaire

UC50 Questionaire 5 days 16 hours ago #217684

Hi,
Do you offer any guidance in regards to the completion of the UC50 Health and Work Related Activity UC50 questionnaire and face to face assessment as part of a Universal Credit Claim.for the work related capability element, as I understand that this is undertaken by DWP just like PIP/ESA etc .My partner is in receipt of PIP standard rate for both living and mobility and was only reassessed for this about 9 months ago by DWP as an ongoing award as they understand that the several conditions he has are ongoing non-curable , it seems crazy that he may be required another face to face assessment by the same organisation.

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UC50 Questionaire 5 days 14 hours ago #217697

MarieMarie

Our ESA Claim guides cover the UC50 the criteria is identical.

www.benefitsandwork.co.uk/help-for-claimants/esa1

I'm afraid the criteria for PIP is too different from the ESA equivalent for a PIP assessment or report to substitute for an ESA one.

Gordon
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