Consultation outcome

Claimant Commitment

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

We published SSAC Occasional Paper 21: The effectiveness of the Claimant Commitment in Universal Credit on 9 September 2019 following this consultation.

Feedback received

Claimant Commitment consultation responses

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Detail of feedback received

Consultation responses to our call for evidence on the claimant commitment.

Original consultation

Summary

This call for evidence seeks views on the Claimant Commitment, which Universal Credit claimants need to accept in order to receive Universal Credit payments.

This consultation ran from
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Consultation description

As part of its independent work programme, the Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC) is conducting research into the Claimant Commitment.

SSAC is trying to gather evidence to underpin the research, and would welcome input from a broad range of organisations and individuals who have relevant insights or evidence.

Documents

Published 19 March 2019
Last updated 8 October 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Claimant Commitment consultation responses' to public feedback.

  2. Added a link to the outcome of the consultation: 'SSAC Occasional Paper 21: The effectiveness of the Claimant Commitment in Universal Credit'.

  3. First published.