Universal credit consultations

Current consultations

The Committee has also launched an inquiry into the Benefit Cap and how it affects British Households. The deadline for written submissions is 7 April 2017.

The Committee are keen to have submissions that answer the following questions:

Submissions can be made via the Committee’s website

Previous consultations

Following compelling evidence of the problems in the roll-out of UC in its recent follow-up work, the Committee re-launched its inquiry and was accepting written submissions up to 20 March 2017. The Committee were interested in submissions that answer the following questions:

This consultation is sought views on two UC flexibilities – managed payments of rent to landlords and more frequent payments of UC. The closing date for responses was 13 March 2017.

Updated 22 March 2017