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Employment and Support Allowance and Jobseeker's Allowance

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 8th October 2019.

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Photo of Mark Tami Mark Tami Opposition Pairing Whip (Commons)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether Jobcentre staff receive training to identify when a new claimant would be entitled to new-style employment and support allowance or new-style jobseeker's allowance.

Photo of Justin Tomlinson Justin Tomlinson The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

It has not proved possible to respond to the hon. Member in the time available before Prorogation.

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