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Social Fund

Work and Pensions written question – answered on 10th January 2008.

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Photo of Andrew Selous Andrew Selous Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what progress is being made on achieving a single independent review of social fund claims.

Photo of James Plaskitt James Plaskitt Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Work and Pensions

There are no plans currently to change the discretionary social fund review process. This consists of an internal review and, for those still dissatisfied with the outcome of their application, an independent review by a social fund inspector at the Independent Review Service.

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