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Universal credit migration

Universal credit migration

Issues relating to the transition to universal credit full service, and natural and managed migration

133 topics; 951 replies
Latest topic: New UC claim - how is SDP compensated? 16 Nov 2018 at 04:38 pm by unhindered by talent

Housing costs

Housing costs

Housing benefit, and housing costs under universal credit, pension credit and legacy benefits

1759 topics; 7987 replies
Latest topic: Housing Benefit non-commercial/contrived tenanacy tribunal jurisdiction 16 Nov 2018 at 06:05 pm by past caring

Work capability issues and ESA

Work capability issues and ESA

Limited capability for work (LCW) and for work-related activity (LCWRA) under universal credit, and issues relating to ESA

2477 topics; 12767 replies
Latest topic: ESA Severe Conditions Guidance 16 Nov 2018 at 03:24 pm by Andrew Dutton

Conditionality and sanctions

Conditionality and sanctions

Universal credit, JSA and ESA conditionality and sanctions issues

35 topics; 186 replies
Latest topic: Claimant commitment - not fit for the purpose - treatment of subsequent sanctions 12 Nov 2018 at 11:53 am by Chrissum

Children and childcare

Children and childcare

Children and childcare issues, including under universal credit, tax credits and pension credit, plus child benefit and guardian’s allowance

55 topics; 218 replies
Latest topic: Two Child Policy - government responds to consultation and confirms April 2017 start 29 Oct 2018 at 09:52 am by stuart

Residence issues

Residence issues

Right to reside, habitual residence, EU law and immigration status

136 topics; 766 replies
Latest topic: Lounes and dual nationality 7 Nov 2018 at 12:50 pm by past caring

Other universal credit issues

Other universal credit issues

Miscellaneous universal credit issues, for example relating to claims, payments, overpayments, administration or policy

1301 topics; 6941 replies
Latest topic: SSWP resigns - Brexit or UC which is biggest policy farce? 16 Nov 2018 at 04:40 pm by Martin Williams

Income support, JSA and tax credits

Income support, JSA and tax credits

Legacy benefit issues in relation to income support, JSA, working tax credit and child tax credit

1157 topics; 4818 replies
Latest topic: Reinstatement and backdating of Income Support in UCFS area 22 Oct 2018 at 03:53 pm by Ianb

Disability benefits

Disability benefits

Personal independence payment, attendance allowance and other disability benefits

1587 topics; 8362 replies
Latest topic: revised guidance to HCPs 15 Nov 2018 at 05:26 pm by Vonny

Benefits for older people

Benefits for older people

Pension credit, retirement pension and other benefits for older people

341 topics; 1371 replies
Latest topic: Partner in residential care and 50% OP disregard 16 Nov 2018 at 02:40 pm by MickD

Other benefit issues

Other benefit issues

Issues relating to other benefits, for example bereavement benefits, carer's allowance/supplement, statutory payments and the social fund

998 topics; 3983 replies
Latest topic: The collapse of local welfare assistance schemes 16 Nov 2018 at 12:29 pm by Owen_Stevens

Decision making and appeals

Decision making and appeals

DWP, local authority and HMRC decision-making, and the mandatory reconsideration and appeal processes

917 topics; 5100 replies
Latest topic: Upper tribunal decision without reasons by consent 15 Nov 2018 at 05:25 pm by past caring

Equalities and human rights

Equalities and human rights

Equalities, discrimination and human rights issues, delivered in partnership with the Equality and Human Rights Commission

22 topics; 37 replies
Latest topic: UN investigation into extreme poverty and human rights 16 Nov 2018 at 12:42 pm by ros

Other areas of social welfare law

Other areas of social welfare law

Debt, employment, housing, community care and more ....

486 topics; 1451 replies
Latest topic: House of Commons library briefing on Debt Relief Orders 14 Nov 2018 at 09:41 am by stuart

Advice sector issues

Advice sector issues

Issues affecting the wider advice sector, including funding, legal aid, and policy & practice

870 topics; 3704 replies
Latest topic: EU Referendum and UK poverty 16 Nov 2018 at 10:27 pm by Paul_Treloar_AgeUK

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