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No such assessment has been made.
Claimants must meet certain requirements to receive their Universal Credit payment.
No assessment has been made.
A policy change in August 2023 reduced the level of contact Jobcentre work coaches have with Universal Credit (UC) Intensive Work Search
We are not restricting eligibility to free prescriptions of benefit claimants who are subject to sanctions.
No recent assessment has been made of the reasons for which some benefits claimants refuse to engage with their local Jobcentres as this
No recent assessment has been made on the impact of benefit sanctions on levels of demand for other public services.
For the last 12 months, UC has received around 29 million RTI feeds to calculate UC payments for those households with employed earnings.
The Real Time Information (RTI) system is working well with over 99% of individual employment records now being reported in real time.
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) do not provide information to the Universal Credit system.