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AccessOfficer

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DWP: Universal Credit
« on: 06 Jul 2012 08:22AM »
Summary:
Universal Credit is a new single payment for people who are looking for work or on a low income. It has been introduced to help claimants and their families to become more independent and simplify the benefits system by bringing together a range of working-age benefits into a single streamlined payment.

Update:
The following has been added:
Universal Credit policy briefing note: Transitional protection.
 Updated: 4 July 2012

http://www.dwp.gov.uk/policy/welfare-reform/universal-credit/

Best wishes
AO
« Last Edit: 05 Sep 2012 02:03PM by SunshineMeadows »

KizzyKazaer

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Re: DWP: Universal Credit
« Reply #1 on: 06 Jul 2012 11:49AM »
Thanks, AO - have moved to Welfare Rights board for ease of future reference  :-)