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Escalation for LCWRA MR

Eadiesmummy1Eadiesmummy1 Member Posts: 90 Courageous
i applied for a mandatory reconsideration for the LCWRA element of universal credit on 5th jan. I wrote in my online journal today to enquire about it. Anyhow the advisor responded and said if a decision hasnt been recieved today (which it hasn't) she will refer it to escalation. does anyone know what it means? Thanks xxx 

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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Community champion Posts: 21,239 Disability Gamechanger
    It means they will ask for a case manager to look at it it urgently. There's no time scales for MR decisions, it can take anything from 2-8 weeks, sometimes longer.
    Community champion and proud winner of the 2019 empowering others award. This award was given for supporting disabled people and their families for the benefit advice i have given to members here on the community.
  • Eadiesmummy1Eadiesmummy1 Member Posts: 90 Courageous
    Cheers poppy xx 
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