Is it just our local Job centres and processing centre in the North of Ireland getting this wrong or is it elsewhere across the nation?
Misunderstanding of Reg 19 of the (Transitional Provisions) Regulations) 2014, and DWP people thinking that a 18-month review date for the WCA means an 18-month fixed period award.
So the UC LCWRA element does not apply and the client has to be referred for a WCA and obtain fit notes because the review date was e.g. set for 2020 advised the DWP.
We’ve had UCFS for several years – Dec 2017 in West Dorset. This is a basic plank of natural migration.
Is it just our local Job centres and processing centre in the North of Ireland getting the above very wrong or elsewhere across the nation?