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TOPIC: esa appeal

esa appeal 6 years 10 months ago #14676

what benefit should a person be on after a esa medical has been turned down scoring 0 points and an appeal has been submitted?

Person has doctors sick note stating unfit for work but job centre says she has to be on jsa
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Re:esa appeal 6 years 10 months ago #14678

steve
nash wrote:
what benefit should a person be on after a esa medical has been turned down scoring 0 points and an appeal has been submitted?

Person has doctors sick note stating unfit for work but job centre says she has to be on jsa

Hi,

Notwithstanding any means tested benefit elements one may be entitled to depending on circumstances) if an appeal is submitted it should be ESA at the assessment rate. If no appeal, or a lost appeal, it would be JSA.

Regards

Pete
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