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Social Security Benefits: Disqualification

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 23rd November 2016.

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Photo of Ann Clwyd Ann Clwyd Labour, Cynon Valley

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate he has made of the number of social security claimants who were sanctioned for late arrival to advisory meetings in the last 12 months.

Photo of Damian Hinds Damian Hinds The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

No estimate has been made as this information is not available.

Information on Jobseeker’s Allowance and Employment and Support Allowance sanction decisions, by referral reason, is available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/jobseekers-allowance-sanctions

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