DWP spending on IT contractors rockets amid Universal Credit delays

Spending on external IT contractors by the Department for Work and Pensions has rocketed to £8m every month in a desperate attempt to get the heavily delayed Universal Credit scheme back on track.… Read More DWP spending on IT contractors rockets amid Universal Credit delays

Mandatory Reconsiderations – more evidence the DWP’s system is failing?

More evidence has emerged that the government’s system for managing disability benefit appeals is failing, despite claims by the DWP that it is getting decisions right first time.… Read More Mandatory Reconsiderations – more evidence the DWP’s system is failing?