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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

181 topics; 1414 replies
Latest topic: Waiting for ESA MR, claims UC - then IRESA put back in payment but HB refused - opinions needed 14 Feb 2019 at 02:15 pm by T Benson

Housing costs

Housing costs

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

1724 topics; 7827 replies
Latest topic: DWP liable for interest on missing rent payment? 15 Feb 2019 at 02:40 pm by MARKG

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

2471 topics; 12376 replies
Latest topic: ’Instructions ’ from DWP to GP Surgeries 14 Feb 2019 at 01:32 pm by stuart

Conditionality and sanctions

Conditionality and sanctions

Universal credit, JSA and ESA conditionality and sanctions issues

42 topics; 199 replies
Latest topic: Recoverable hardship recovery from UC after sanction appeal won 10 Jan 2019 at 11:53 am by ClairemHodgson

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

61 topics; 250 replies
Latest topic: How do you close a tax-free childcare account? 13 Feb 2019 at 11:06 am by Jeremy Barker

Residence issues

Residence issues

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

166 topics; 969 replies
Latest topic: UC HRT and settled status - magic cure? 15 Feb 2019 at 04:36 pm by MartinB

Other universal credit issues

Other universal credit issues

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

1380 topics; 7214 replies
Latest topic: Reasons we need Implicit Consent or Signed Consent in Full Service 15 Feb 2019 at 04:29 pm by EKS_COTTON

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

1120 topics; 4665 replies
Latest topic: Unusual TC payment method? 6 Feb 2019 at 03:38 pm by Auslau

Disability benefits

Disability benefits

Personal independence payment, attendance allowance and other disability benefits

1610 topics; 8301 replies
Latest topic: Are PIP assessments more likely to be refused at the end of the month? 15 Feb 2019 at 12:49 pm by Dan Manville

Benefits for older people

Benefits for older people

Pension credit, retirement pension and other benefits for older people

346 topics; 1358 replies
Latest topic: PC & Healthy Start vouchers 12 Feb 2019 at 03:32 pm by Peter Turville

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

1005 topics; 3894 replies
Latest topic: Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB) and Universal Credit/Council Tax Reduction. 15 Feb 2019 at 04:24 pm by ClairemHodgson

Decision making and appeals

Decision making and appeals

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

888 topics; 4884 replies
Latest topic: Best arguements for reg 35 15 Feb 2019 at 09:52 pm by Paul_Treloar_AgeUK

Equalities and human rights

Equalities and human rights

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

34 topics; 56 replies
Latest topic: Adviser toolkits: Housing and workplace discrimination 12 Feb 2019 at 05:05 pm by shawn

Other areas of social welfare law

Other areas of social welfare law

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

490 topics; 1416 replies
Latest topic: House of Commons Library briefing on rent control in private rented sector 15 Feb 2019 at 01:52 pm by ros

Advice sector issues

Advice sector issues

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

875 topics; 3684 replies
Latest topic: EU Referendum and UK poverty 15 Feb 2019 at 01:48 pm by ros

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