Latest reports suggest that many people are having to wait an average of fourteen 14 weeks when making a new claim for personal independence payment also called pip. 2 is 3 1 weeks.
The assessment lasted approx 50 minutes.
How long does it take to get a pip assessment. I have just had my telephone assessment which lasted for 1 hour and 7 minutes. The decision will be given in the form of a letter from the dwp. The assessor is unlikely to have any prior knowledge of your condition and while most assessors are qualified nurses that title can cover a huge range of knowledge and experience.
Processing delays mean most claimants are waiting longer in 2020 around three months. You will then be told via letter if you have been approved for the. I have had one today and what a nightmare 1 1 2 hours.
We tried to find out how long does pip take and what are the consequences of the long waiting time for the claimants. Once you have submitted your claim for pip it takes the dwp 12 weeks on average to give you a decision. The letter will confirm.
Members have generally said that this was quite a lengthy assessment process with somewhere in the region of an hour seeming quite common. Ordinarily i would suggest that you will almost certainly have a face to face assessment somewhere between 3 and 10 weeks after sending in the completed form. Once you have filled in the form within 28 days dwp will process your claim and you may be invited to a telephone assessment.
According to the most recent statistics we found out that many people have to wait an average of fourteen weeks when making a new claim for personal independence payment pip. However it generally takes around 12 weeks from the date you started your claim although some claims can take longer and some may be quicker. How long does it take for a decision after the assessment.
Hi there i only waited 2 weeks on my result which was a positive one and back pay was actually in the bank before i got the letter in hope your outcome is as positive as mine was it adds so much extra stress to our already stressful times waiting on it let us know how you get on love and hugs to you xx. There is no set time to receive a decision after the pip assessment.