Universal Credit

(asked on 9th June 2021) - View Source

Question to the Department for Work and Pensions:

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the annual cost incurred by universal credit claimants for childcare in each of the last five years.


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Will Quince
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education)
This question was answered on 14th June 2021

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13/09/2021 - Commons Chamber

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5. Oral Answers to Questions
29/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: all Department for Work and Pensions staff and contractors for their tireless work through this emergency - Speech Link
2: people in these challenging times to get back into work as soon as possible and to support an economic recovery - Speech Link
3: would like the Secretary of State to pass on our thanks to her team for the tremendous work that her officials - Speech Link

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asked by: Layla Moran
29/06/2020
... (b) special advisers and (c) contract staff in her Department who claim universal credit.

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3. Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit
asked by: Lord Field of Birkenhead
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