Consultation outcome

Changes to the fraud and error statistics

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The reponse publication summarises the main points made by respondents and sets out the department’s response to them. It also sets out how we will take these proposals forward.

Original consultation

Summary

DWP is seeking views on proposed changes to the fraud and error in the benefit system statistics.

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Consultation description

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) publishes statistics on levels of fraud and error in the benefit system.

These statistics are currently published twice a year, in May and November.

We are seeking views on the:

  • frequency of publication
  • benefits measured in the publication
  • breakdowns within the publication

We also want users to tell us how they use the statistics and what they think about how they are presented.

Send your response by 16 September 2018 – you can use the questionnaire to provide your feedback.

Documents

Questionnaire: changes to fraud and error statistics (Word format)

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Questionnaire: changes to fraud and error statistics (ODT format)

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Published 23 July 2018
Last updated 6 December 2018 + show all updates
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