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Department for Work and Pensions: ICT

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 11th June 2018.

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Photo of Chris Ruane Chris Ruane Shadow Minister (Wales)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Written Statement of 5 June 2018, on Personal Independence Payments, HCWS733, what the timescale is for completion of a DWP-owned IT system.

Photo of Sarah Newton Sarah Newton The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

The current term of the PIP assessment contracts ends in July 2019. It was announced on 6 June 2018 that the DWP would explore options to extend these contracts by approximately two years. Work is already progressing to develop a DWP owned IT capability which will be available to support future provision at that time.

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