Department for Work and Pensions

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  • Employment and Support Allowance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many notifications of claimant non-compliance have been received by decision makers in his Department relating to claims for employment...

  • Income Support

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many notifications of claimant non-compliance have been received by decision makers in his Department relating to claims for income...

  • Department for Work and Pensions: Credit Unions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps he is taking to promote the use of credit unions in the work of his Department; and if he will make a statement.

  • Disability: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what plans he has to provide financial support to help children under the age of three who are eligible for a disabled parking badge but are...

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps he is taking to increase the uptake of (a) income support and (b) employment and support allowance by people who are eligible.

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps he is taking to monitor regional variations in benefit uptake.

  • Social Security Benefits: Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of changes to disability benefits on spending by the NHS.

  • State Retirement Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the effect on single tier pensions on people contracted out of the State Earnings Related Pension Scheme.

  • Refugees: Syria

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether the benefits cap applies to Syrian migrants.

  • Flexible Support Fund

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what budget was allocated to the Flexible Support Fund in the most recent financial year for which data is available; and how much of that...

  • Employment Schemes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many and what proportion of people who started employment through the Work Based Sector Academy scheme were still in employment with the...

  • Social Security Benefits: Disqualification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if he will make an assessment of the effect of benefit sanctions on levels of poverty.

  • Social Security Benefits: Disqualification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if he will estimate the monthly running costs of administering benefit sanctions.

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the effect of the benefit cap on the number of workless households.

  • Welfare State: Reform

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate the Government has made of the number of working families which will be affected by its reforms to benefits.