Ruth George: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of claims for universal credit were made using the bank account details of the main carer in each of the last 12 months.
Will Quince: ...unemployment rate since 1974, getting on average 1,000 people into work every day since 2010processed 78% of new claims within planned timescales and achieved customer satisfaction of 81%processed Universal Credit (UC) faster - UC Full Service claimants for households with new claims receiving full payment on time had increased to around 86% in February 2019
Tulip Siddiq: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the potential benefits of enabling childcare costs to be paid directly to providers through universal credit.
Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people with sickle cell disease were in receipt of (a) personal independence payments and (b) employment support allowance or their universal credit equivalents in the most recent period for which data are available; and what the annual cost to the public purse of providing that support in each of those groups is.
Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in receipt of (a) personal independence payment and (b) employment support allowance and their universal credit equivalents have sickle cell disease with (i) stroke,(ii) sickle chronic kidney disease, (iii) end-stage renal disease and (iv) pulmonary hypertension in the most recent period for which figures are available; and...
Will Quince: ....gov.uk/webapi/jsf/login.xhtml Guidance for users is available at: https://stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/webapi/online-help/Getting-St arted.html Figures on DWP Stat Xplore do not include claimants on Universal Credit with a Removal of the Spare Room Subsidy deduction, as this data is not currently available.
Justin Tomlinson: ...of PIP in April 2013 to January 2019, the latest available data can be found at https://stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/ The information requested could only be provided at disproportionate cost for Universal Credit, Employment and Support Allowance, Attendance Allowance and Disability Living Allowance. However, the available statistics for those terminally ill people who were allocated to the...
Will Quince: ...rates, and we are providing coaching for young jobseekers to put them on track to succeed. Supporting people on low income to progress in work is also key to our success in tackling inequality. Universal Credit removes the structural disincentives to move into work and to work more hours that were a part of the legacy benefits it replaces. The Joseph Rowntree Foundation has reported that...
Clive Lewis: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps she is taking to improve accessibility to pension credit and universal credit for pensioners.
Neil Coyle: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what plans her Department has to increase awareness of the (a) universal support and (b) flexible support fund.
Chris Ruane: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the cost to her Department of fraudulent universal credit claims since the roll-out of universal credit.
Chris Ruane: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the number of fraudulent universal credit loan claims since the roll-out of those loans.
Jim Cunningham: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent steps he is taking to tackle universal credit fraud.
Jim Cunningham: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps he is taking to ensure accurate verification of universal credit claimants who request an advance.
Jim Cunningham: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps her Department is taking to support victims of universal credit scams.
Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether compensation awarded from the Windrush compensation scheme is taken into account in an assessment for an application for (a) universal credit, (b) tax credits and (c) other benefits.
Jesse Norman: ...New Enterprise Allowance, to help people start a business; introducing a £10m pilot to support self-employed training; and equalising the treatment of all self-employed people with respect to the Universal Credit Minimum Income Floor.
Nadhim Zahawi: .... We have developed a model registration form to help schools encourage parents to sign up for free school meals. We also provide guidance to Jobcentre Plus advisers so that they can make Universal Credit recipients aware that they may also be entitled to wider benefits, including free school meals. We understand there are some concerns that schools could be missing out on valuable pupil...
David Hanson: ...for Justice, which Government Department is responsible for ensuring people due to be released from prison are released with a (a) valid photo ID, (b) bank account and (c) JobCentre appointment for universal credit.
Ruth Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent discussions she has had with the Secretary of State for Wales on the roll-out of universal credit.