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Benefit Compliance Officer Visit?? Help Please

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Hi There

 

I received a letter in the post today saying a compliance officer will be coming to see me as there is a query on my benefit...

 

I am on Disability & Incapacity due to illness which is not in question or dispute as unfortunately it is long term at present.

 

The last thing I want is to be on benefits, I hate it but poor health is making it my only choice for now.

 

Who are the Compliance Officers?

 

For what reason do they decide to visit?

 

Are they suspecting something or is it an innocent visit?

 

My only change is I recently started the permitted work of up to 4 hours per week as I am desperate to work again so seeing what I can manage so could it be this??

 

Any advice is very much appreciated as I am worried & stress does not help my health

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Hello and Welcome,

 

I'll move this thread to the appropriate Forum.

 

Regards.

 

Scott.


 
 

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Hello and Welcome,

 

I'll move this thread to the appropriate Forum.

 

Regards.

 

Scott.

 

Oops, thanks :)

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Hello there and welcome to the forum. Don't panic about this, that's the first thing to say. This has cropped up before and I don't ever remember it being a problem. From memory, it's a routine check and our guru, Erika, even had one of her benefits increased!

 

It's a bit quiet at the moment, try to be patient and I'm sure one of our benefits whizzes will be along later with full information for you. In the meantime, you could search the forum for 'compliance' or 'compliance visit'. That should find you other threads by people who've had the same letter as you.

 

My best, HB


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i've had this.

they found out...i don't know how...that i had another account with my building society and wanted to know about the account and if i had money in it that i hadn't told them about.

the account in question has no money in it because it's an old account.

so it was fine and i hadn't heard anything since then.

 

 

most of the time it's just a routine visit, so don't worry.

as long as you have told them the truth about everything then you'll be fine.

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Hi

Welcome to The Consumer Action Group.

 

 

I am just letting you know that as you haven't had any replies to your post yet, it might be better if you post your message again in an appropriate sub-forum. You will get lots of help there.

 

Also take some time to read around the forum and get used to the layout. It is a big forum and takes a lot of getting used to.

 

 

Once you start to find your way, you will soon realise that it is fairly easy to get round and to get the help you need.

 

It can be bit confusing at first.


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