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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

125 topics; 874 replies
Latest topic: UCFS reclaims and LCW: no linking rule? 23 Oct 2018 at 04:56 pm by EKS_COTTON

Housing costs

Housing costs

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

1747 topics; 7934 replies
Latest topic: Explanation of Housing Costs 19 Oct 2018 at 12:49 pm by Timothy Seaside

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

2459 topics; 12681 replies
Latest topic: ESA and absence abroad 23 Oct 2018 at 12:19 pm by DDP

Conditionality and sanctions

Conditionality and sanctions

Universal credit, JSA and ESA conditionality and sanctions issues

35 topics; 181 replies
Latest topic: If person not aware of letter of notification he cannot be made subject to a sanction 19 Oct 2018 at 11:36 am by Keith S Adviser

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

54 topics; 211 replies
Latest topic: 30hrs free childcare PIP & LCWRA 20 Oct 2018 at 11:29 am by Tara CAC

Residence issues

Residence issues

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

134 topics; 742 replies
Latest topic: Competent State 23 Oct 2018 at 04:42 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

1278 topics; 6812 replies
Latest topic: Rti - what info is used? 23 Oct 2018 at 06:30 pm by Tara CAC

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

1158 topics; 4829 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

1574 topics; 8305 replies
Latest topic: DWP won’t pay SDP or explain why not 23 Oct 2018 at 01:28 pm by Geri-G

Benefits for older people

Benefits for older people

Pension credit, retirement pension and other benefits for older people

337 topics; 1363 replies
Latest topic: Trawl of pensioners on PC with SDP - overpayments of sdp being recovered 23 Oct 2018 at 12:25 pm by HB Anorak

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

992 topics; 3941 replies
Latest topic: Social Policy Association blogs on poverty and benefits policy 16 Oct 2018 at 12:49 pm by stuart

Decision making and appeals

Decision making and appeals

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

908 topics; 5039 replies
Latest topic: UC Centre Gatekeeping regarding responding to Mandatory Reconsideration applications 23 Oct 2018 at 06:13 pm by Andyp5 Citizens Advice Bridport & District

Equalities and human rights

Equalities and human rights

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

18 topics; 33 replies
Latest topic: New regulations on public sector duty to ensure equality of access to websites and mobile applications 14 Oct 2018 at 09:03 pm by phewitt15

Other areas of social welfare law

Other areas of social welfare law

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

482 topics; 1448 replies
Latest topic: National Audit Office callll for evidence Spring 2019 23 Oct 2018 at 06:25 pm by WRT Case Worker

Advice sector issues

Advice sector issues

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

866 topics; 3648 replies
Latest topic: Welcome to AIMS 22 Oct 2018 at 02:50 pm by shawn

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