Employment and Support Allowance: Severe Disability Premium

(asked on 12th April 2021) - View Source

Question to the Department for Work and Pensions:

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many recipients of employment and support allowance are eligible for, but not receiving, severe disability premium.


Answered by
Justin Tomlinson Portrait
Justin Tomlinson
This question was answered on 15th April 2021

The Department does not hold the information necessary to provide the requested figure.

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Recent Documents related to Employment and Support Allowance: Severe Disability Premium

1. Warm Home Discount Scheme 2021 to 2022
14/10/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: Sheet1 Number of Broader Group recipients in the Warm Home Discount in Scheme Year 9 and year on year

2. Universal Credit and the Severe Disability Premium
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22/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: and considerate welfare system that incentivises work. Universal credit has been rolled out nationally - Speech Link

4. Oral Answers to Questions
18/03/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: Department has made of the levels of financial support available through (a) universal credit and (b) - Speech Link
2: Department has made of the levels of financial support available through (a) universal credit and (b) - Speech Link
3: Department has made of the levels of financial support available through (a) universal credit and (b) - Speech Link

5. Universal Credit: Managed Migration
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