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Pip assessment

I have just completed a survey on claiming pip and the assessment process. After the recent announcement from Amber Rudd about pensioners not having to reassessed, I will be a pensioner by the time my next assessment is due. Does anyone know if I will have to be reassessed, or does it only apply to people who were pensioners at the time of the announcement . ?

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Hi it is usually once you are retired saying that if you got a 10 year award you could be ok it is for 10 year awards and light t rieview although benefit and work says this is not new news and amber rudd pulling a flaker it was announced a good while ago and there would be a reiview around the 10 year it is still some good news though and things could change for the better a lt going on the now you may be lucky though . if you do get a reiview really leave no stones unturned as that could be your last and assessor will no this

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As far as im aware that was a "suggestion" and politicians speak with "forked tongues".

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I agree

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On each of the last three occasions that I have been re-assessed I have been told by the DWP that they will not need to assess me again for ten years. It's just something they like to say, it doesn't mean a thing, Perhaps they think it will make us feel better, or even, make them appear more human and likeable. Either way they really should save their breath.

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Thank you for your comments

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