Guidance

Fraud and error in the benefit system: publication strategy

How DWP manages the publication of fraud and error in the benefit system estimates.

Document

Details

This document provides details of the fraud and error in the benefit system publications, including:

  • the frequency of publication
  • the times of year they’re published
  • type of estimates they contain

It also provides details of when we plan to include more estimates in future publications, for example, estimates of:

  • Universal Credit fraud and error
  • Personal Independence Payment fraud and error
Published 3 July 2015
Last updated 30 November 2017 + full page history
  1. Revised publication strategy (now dated November 2017), updated to support the latest release of fraud and error in the benefit system statistics.
  2. Published revised version of 'Fraud and error in the benefit system: publication strategy' (dated April 2017).
  3. First published.