Impact assessment

Welfare Reform and Work Act: impact assessment for the benefit cap

Impact assessment for the benefit cap to be implemented from November 2016 under the Welfare Reform and Work Act.

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Welfare Reform and Work Act: impact assessment for the benefit cap

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This updated impact assessment on the lower benefit cap reflects the additional exemptions for households entitled to Carer’s Allowance (and the equivalent in Universal Credit) and Guardian’s Allowance.

Published 25 August 2016