latest position on welfare reform and universal credit

February 2015

This technical up-date has been written by Sheldon Wood, CIPFA's expert advisor on welfare reform. It covers the impact of Universal Credit and the impact of welfare reform on local authorities. The briefing also looks at fraud and error in housing benefit; the benefit cap; up-rating of LHA rates and the proposed future changes and likely time-frames for these.

HBReformUpdateDocument_Feb_2015

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