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Is this couple eligible for HB?

peterdelamothe - 28/04/2017

You have not said whether they are in a digital area.....if so no doubt. If in just a live servic ...

UC and HB on 2 homes

ACooperLWBS - 28/04/2017


I have found the following circular which states if a UC/HB claimant moves& ...

UC SEA Full service

palg501 - 28/04/2017

We are Full Services and is us the LA who decides if they are SEA or not. Although then the DWP g ...

SOS notification letters

Jules - 28/04/2017

Paul we get quite a few of these through and I've given in trying to understand how the DWP&# ...

Latest News

"Chancellor Philip Hammond facing calls from own party to review four-year benefit freeze"


Budget 2017


Limited impact on the Welfare State: here are a
few relevant entries:   3.53 Benefit

Universal Credit rollout: inquiry re-launched


Restriction to two children