Touchbase: DWP news for advisers and intermediaries: April 2014

News about benefits, pensions and DWP services for people who work with or advise our customers – April 2014.

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Touchbase: DWP news for advisers and intermediaries: Apr 2014

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Touchbase is a monthly publication for external organisations and people who work with or advise our customers. It has news about:

  • benefits
  • pensions and DWP services
  • relevant news from other government departments and agencies

This edition includes articles about:

  • Universal Credit rolls out to Wales
  • DWP takes steps to speed up the claims for Personal Independence Payment
  • new measures for jobseekers
  • new Housing Benefit measures for migrants
  • DWP seeks new provider for the Work Capability Assessment
  • more employers are recognising disabled talent
  • Automatic enrolment
  • State Pension Online
  • other news in brief

Read more about Touchbase and find other editions.

Published 10 April 2014