Carer's allowance
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Backpay

dannyUK76dannyUK76 Member Posts: 72 Connected
ok my partner gets Carer’s allowance awarded from May. 
I recently won my tribunal and pip was backdated to feb 3 months before Carer’s was awarded. 
So would she get the backpay for Carer’s from February-May 

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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Community champion Posts: 21,074 Disability Gamechanger
    Yup, if they were caring for you at that time and the other criteria applied. It needs to be claimed within 3 months of the PIP decision.
    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.
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