When I applyed 6 years ago it took over 3 months to get sorted, there was a problem with OH national insurance number.I phoned everyday and we finally got nearly 2000 backdated and we didnt have to ask. You need to pester them everyday for them to sort it.If you live in Northern Ireland, Universal Credit is expected to be introduced in 2017.
The way your Universal Credit payment will be worked out uses different rules.
Universal Credit is now available in nearly all Jobcentres in England, Wales and Scotland.
However, it’s being rolled out gradually, so not everyone can claim it straight away.
Anyone whose tax credit renewal is negatively impacted by PIP reassessment should contact the Law Centre for advice.
The notice will require a claimant to declare that the relevant circumstances set out in the notice are correct.