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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

96 topics; 706 replies
Latest topic: Defective UC claim but Tax Credits stopped anyway - no appealable decision: advice needed! 21 Sep 2018 at 01:15 pm by EKS_COTTON

Housing costs

Housing costs

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

1740 topics; 7888 replies
Latest topic: UC, admin errors and closed claims 21 Sep 2018 at 04:34 pm by Elliot Kent

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

2440 topics; 12564 replies
Latest topic: UC Service team asking to speak to doctor directly 21 Sep 2018 at 01:27 pm by MKM35

Conditionality and sanctions

Conditionality and sanctions

Universal credit, JSA and ESA conditionality and sanctions issues

32 topics; 167 replies
Latest topic: 7 days for accepting claimant commitment? 10 Sep 2018 at 01:52 pm 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

52 topics; 207 replies
Latest topic: Childcare costs element inquiry - can you help? 13 Aug 2018 at 03:16 pm by Dan

Residence issues

Residence issues

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

127 topics; 722 replies
Latest topic: Competent State 21 Sep 2018 at 12:19 pm by JAS1

Other universal credit issues

Other universal credit issues

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

1252 topics; 6604 replies
Latest topic: Complex needs plans - liaison with JCP 21 Sep 2018 at 02:18 pm by Mike Hughes

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

1153 topics; 4808 replies
Latest topic: IS on Disability Grounds 21 Sep 2018 at 01:09 pm by unhindered by talent

Disability benefits

Disability benefits

Personal independence payment, attendance allowance and other disability benefits

1554 topics; 8216 replies
Latest topic: Pain doesn’t count 21 Sep 2018 at 10:40 am by Mr Finch

Benefits for older people

Benefits for older people

Pension credit, retirement pension and other benefits for older people

334 topics; 1337 replies
Latest topic: Trawl of pensioners on PC with SDP - overpayments of sdp being recovered 21 Sep 2018 at 12:24 am by The CASA

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

987 topics; 3913 replies
Latest topic: SDP ’Trawl’ - working age also 21 Sep 2018 at 06:13 pm by SamW

Decision making and appeals

Decision making and appeals

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

902 topics; 5011 replies
Latest topic: Driving a manual car 19 Sep 2018 at 04:27 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

17 topics; 32 replies
Latest topic: Legal aid ‘deserts’ make human rights unenforceable 13 Sep 2018 at 03:51 pm by Benny Fitzpatrick

Other areas of social welfare law

Other areas of social welfare law

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

479 topics; 1447 replies
Latest topic: House of Commons Library briefing on bailiffs 20 Sep 2018 at 09:25 am by stuart

Advice sector issues

Advice sector issues

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

854 topics; 3620 replies
Latest topic: GDPR and GP reports 21 Sep 2018 at 02:22 pm by ClairemHodgson

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