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Looking to mutually exchange my house. Will I have to reapply for HB, ESA, and PIP?

Hi I am looking to mutually exchange my HA house in England for one in Wales. My question is wil I have to reapply for HB, Esa and Pip when I move or do I do change of circumstances with DWP?

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Does anyone when MR came into law for legacy HB appeals previously done by the council?

Hi, Does anyone knows the date Mandatory Reconsideration came into law for legacy housing benefits appeals that were previously administered by the Council. Many Thanks.

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My son has been told he'll now have to claim UC. Can he not stay on ESA and claim HB?

Hi. My son has been under mental health Act since 2013 and is currently due to leave residential care to live independently. Whilst in care he was only entitled to ESA. No SDP or living element of ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Universal Credit - 29 Mar 2021

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I've recently been hit with rent arrears bill, although my ESA wasn't stopped. Is this right?

Hi, I am in receipt of esa support group & pip - in nov 2019 my HB was stopped as my pip stopped for an assessment, because of covid,I didn't get an appointment until May 2020 & pip was reinstated , I ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 25 May 2021

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House ownership, UC and Housing Benefit

Hi I'm currently receiving UC+LCWRA and PIP. I'm living in a house which I own with a mortgage, but due to a disability, I'm hoping to move into a Housing Association flat at some point. However, I ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Universal Credit - 21 Aug 2021

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Pip and hb

My son has just started work and ive lost my severe disability premium he claimed carers for me but now earns too much to claim. I've been told as I claim daily living for pip my hb won't be effected ...

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Does backdated pip award supersede HB/CT

Hi I understand that a backdated pip award will then supersede a HB award - ie HB should then be recalculated to take pip into account for the backdated period. This is complicated by the new one ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in PIP, DLA and AA - 27 Oct 2017

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Private renting & HB

I'm new to this trying to rent thing. I'm coming up against a lot of letting agencies/landlords that won't rent to people on benefits, even when I say its health related and I've got a guarantor. ...

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Would claiming help with rent make them change me TO UC?

Hi I am currently on old style ESA have been for years... I live in private rented static caravan as I made myself intentionally homeless 1.5 yrs ago due to escaping violence I left with nothing apart ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in What benefits am I entitled to? - 12 Jul 2021

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Hb my rent

I got over payment of child tax and as usual didn't know until built up then they r deducting till April till then im under benefits cap i have bin awarded 50p towards my rent im expected to pay eest ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 9 Dec 2017

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