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TOPIC: MR Letter for Alison

Do you have a recent PIP award letter? 6 months 1 day ago #160567

hi. gordon,
i posted the letter for MR on the 6th recorded delivery ,, but wanted to ask .when i originaly filled in the form for how my disability affects me for pip claim ,at the time i wasnt able to send in evidence of letter ide recieved from mental health and psychotheripist as the origanl copies i sent when i claimed ESA , they never returned them to me , ive now been able to have copies of these letters and was wondering should i send these to pip as in my MR letter i posted on 6th i didnt state in the letter that i would be sending anymore evidence ,,your advice would be very much appreciated,.
thankyou ,
alison,
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Do you have a recent PIP award letter? 6 months 1 day ago #160580

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alison wrote:
hi. gordon,
i posted the letter for MR on the 6th recorded delivery ,, but wanted to ask .when i originaly filled in the form for how my disability affects me for pip claim ,at the time i wasnt able to send in evidence of letter ide recieved from mental health and psychotheripist as the origanl copies i sent when i claimed ESA , they never returned them to me , ive now been able to have copies of these letters and was wondering should i send these to pip as in my MR letter i posted on 6th i didnt state in the letter that i would be sending anymore evidence ,,your advice would be very much appreciated,.
thankyou ,
alison,

You have nothing to lose by sending it in as soon as possible, you should also give the DWP a ring to say that you are doing this. It may be to late and a Decision has been made, but there are delays in the PIP process, so it also might not be.

Gordon
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Do you have a recent PIP award letter? 6 months 22 hours ago #160630

Don't forget to keep a copy for your own records!
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Do you have a recent PIP award letter? 6 months 8 hours ago #160655

hi gordon,
thanks so much for advice , :) i rang them yesterday and informed them i have more evidence to forward to them and the lady i spoke to said she would email the department and make a note on the system i have rang and have posted the imformation off,. ,my daughter has kept copies of the MR and evidence ive sent them and took advice you gave and posted them recorded delivery , thanks ever so much for your support and help ,i realy wouldnt know where to start otherwise,. you all do a fantastic job here helping people,. :cheer:
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Do you have a recent PIP award letter? 5 months 3 weeks ago #160877

hi,
ive been reading up on appeal process for pip,,. what i wanted to ask was becuase of my agraphobia and. anxiety disorder if the MR comes back i wasnt succsefull and will hae to appeal , could anone give me advice on wether a oral appeal or a written appeal would be more favourable in my favour because of the issues i have with being able to get out ,, just worried if i opt for a oral appeal will they just look at the fact ive managed to get there for the appeal so proves i can get out ,, bit confused realy as to which would help my case best,,.
thanks for any advice in advance,.
alison,
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Do you have a recent PIP award letter? 5 months 3 weeks ago #160890

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alison wrote:
hi,
ive been reading up on appeal process for pip,,. what i wanted to ask was becuase of my agraphobia and. anxiety disorder if the MR comes back i wasnt succsefull and will hae to appeal , could anone give me advice on wether a oral appeal or a written appeal would be more favourable in my favour because of the issues i have with being able to get out ,, just worried if i opt for a oral appeal will they just look at the fact ive managed to get there for the appeal so proves i can get out ,, bit confused realy as to which would help my case best,,.
thanks for any advice in advance,.
alison,

Only you can make the decision as to which type of appeal to pursue.

Statistically, the success rate for an Oral hearing that you attend is a lot higher than that for a Paper hearing that you do not.

If you attend and you are hoping to score points for activities which would expect your ability to do this to be limited, then it may count against you if you cannot adequately explain how you have managed it. It will really depend on your conditions and how they affect you.

You can switch from one type of appeal to the other if you change your mind, as long as you notify the Tribunal Service in advance of the hearing.

Gordon
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