Sunday, July 21The Voice of London

Tag: universal credit

The launch of universal credit for Grenfell survivors faces heavy criticism

The launch of universal credit for Grenfell survivors faces heavy criticism

News, UK
The implementation of universal credit in the North Kensington area has been met with a large amount of criticism. https://twitter.com/Amelia_Womack/status/1058016105015533568 https://twitter.com/mlchandler01/status/1057549154472345600 https://twitter.com/LawCentres/status/1057562515922661376 A new updated version of the Welfare Reform Act 2012 was published by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) on the day of the Budget on Monday. The regulations stated that "the roll-out of Universal Credit full service in postcode areas administered by North Kensington Jobcentre will now take place from 12 December 2018". The Grenfell neighbourhood is included in the area. Emma Dent Coad, Kensington MP, told HuffPost UK that she was “dreading” the impact and the DWP should “have
-->