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PIP assessment centres

Southampton - Hedge End

Physioworld
Unit 15
Hedge End Business Centre
Botley Road
Hedge End
Southampton
SO30 2AU

Can you tell other claimants anything about travel and facilities for this PIP face-to-face assessment centre? Please post in the comments section below if you can. 

Things like:

  • Distance to nearest bus stop or rail station.
  • Nearest parking, any disabled parking.
  • Distance to walk if you’re dropped as close to the door as possible.
  • Wheelchair access.
  • Toilets, including disabled toilets.
  • Ground floor or first floor.
  • Lift available.
  • Anything else you think might be helpful.

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Comments  

#4 Suzanne 2016-06-20 20:55
Hi has anyone any experience of unit 12 instead of unit 15 at hedge End?
#3 Suzilou27 2016-02-01 15:04
Tricky to find even with a sat nav, so allow plenty of time. Two disabled spaces outside door, we measured 6 metres at furthest distance car to door. Inside, from door to inner office/ assessment room 4.5 metres, then 2 metres at most to chair. All on a flat level, easily wheelchair accessible. Disabled toilet available on same level.
#2 chasmacd 2016-01-27 14:04
We drove around for a good 15 minutes looking for this place. Even though our sat-nav told us we were there. It was on an industrial estate and we spend most of our time driving down dead-end streets until we found it tucked away in a back corner. It is in a place called "Physio World" and has a very small sign on the door saying "Pip Assessment Centre". Fortunately we left home in plenty of time or we would have been late to the assessment.
#1 jim4472 2016-01-14 15:00
2 Disabled parking spaces
about 10 metres from door
it is wheelchair accessible
and has accessible toilets
located on the ground floor

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