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Universal credit

Universal credit

1529 topics; 8238 replies
Latest topic: Universal Credit Carer’s element and SDP 20 Aug 2018 at 09:41 am by Paul_Treloar_AgeUK

Personal independence payment & other disability related benefits

Personal independence payment & other disability related benefits

1548 topics; 8152 replies
Latest topic: Internal guidance on setting award periods for PIP 15 Aug 2018 at 06:07 pm by Ed Pybus

ESA & other incapacity related benefits

ESA & other incapacity related benefits

2347 topics; 12053 replies
Latest topic: ESA escalation number/list? 17 Aug 2018 at 03:32 pm by Daphne

Income support & JSA

Income support & JSA

1105 topics; 4678 replies
Latest topic: New Reilly Court of Appeal judgment 2 Aug 2018 at 10:41 am by stuart

Working tax credit & child tax credit

Working tax credit & child tax credit

630 topics; 2593 replies
Latest topic: Inheritance treated as income? 17 Aug 2018 at 03:06 pm by Liz S

Pension credit & other benefits for older people

Pension credit & other benefits for older people

340 topics; 1415 replies
Latest topic: Pensions Service customer service 18 Aug 2018 at 11:19 am by Uphill Struggle

Housing benefit & council tax support

Housing benefit & council tax support

1641 topics; 7328 replies
Latest topic: Married couple claiming CTC but living in 2 properties. How are they affected by the benefit cap? 19 Aug 2018 at 05:02 pm by Stainsby

Other benefits

Other benefits

393 topics; 1281 replies
Latest topic: SMI loans from April 15 Aug 2018 at 01:41 pm by Michele_J

Decision making and appeals

Decision making and appeals

905 topics; 5046 replies
Latest topic: HMCTS "There is currently an emergency" 20 Aug 2018 at 09:13 am by Dan Manville

Other benefit & tax credit issues

Other benefit & tax credit issues

912 topics; 3753 replies
Latest topic: French property law and treatment of capital for UK benefits 19 Aug 2018 at 12:36 pm by Elliot Kent

Equalities and human rights

Equalities and human rights

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13 topics; 28 replies
Latest topic: Select Committee launching inquiry into enforcement of the Equality Act 10 Aug 2018 at 10:23 am by EHRC Adviser Support

Other areas of social welfare law

Other areas of social welfare law

477 topics; 1450 replies
Latest topic: House of Commons Library briefing on right to buy for housing association tenants 17 Aug 2018 at 04:37 pm by ros

Advice sector issues

Advice sector issues

845 topics; 3579 replies
Latest topic: Addressing access to welfare benefits legal advice and representation 16 Aug 2018 at 12:16 pm by shawn