Universal credit

Policy product type
Briefing originally posted on LGiU website
Published date
November 7, 2017
Author
Neil Merrick, LGIU associate
Issues Covered
  • universal credit
  • welfare reform
Categories
Finance, People, Services

This is the most ambitious, and probably most contentious, welfare change for decades. It is also causing the government a few problems. This briefing looks at how the UC system is meant to work, some of the key issues surrounding its introduction, and the latest figures showing who is receiving it

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