Guidance

The Social Security (Electronic Communications) Directions

Directions about electronic communications for benefits.

Documents

The Social Security (Electronic Communications) (Amendment) (No. 2) Directions 2016

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The Social Security (Electronic Communications)(Amendment) Directions 2013

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The Social Security (Electronic Communications) Directions 2011

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The Social Security (Electronic Communications) Consolidation and Amendment Directions 2011

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Details

Directions about electronic communications for social security benefits including State Pension, Universal Credit, Personal Independence Payment, Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) and Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).

Published 27 February 2013
Last updated 24 May 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added The Social Security (Electronic Communications) (Amendment) (No. 2) Directions 2016 covering industrial injuries benefit and Employment and Support Allowance.
  2. Added the Social Security (Electronic Communications) (Amendment) Directions 2016 covering State Pension.
  3. Added the Social Security (Electronic Communications) (Amendment) (No. 2) Directions 2015 covering Universal Credit.
  4. Added The Social Security (Electronic Communications) (Amendment) Directions 2015 covering Personal Independence Payment.
  5. First published.