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Social Security Benefits: Children

Question for Treasury

UIN HL9480, tabled on 12 July 2018

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the statistics related to the policy to provide support for a maximum of two children published on 28 June by HM Revenue & Customs and the Department for Work and Pensions, what was the average reduction in awards for households affected during the period covered by these statistics, excluding households in receipt of an exception.

Answered on

25 July 2018

No household saw a cash reduction in their award as a result of the policy to provide support for a maximum of two children for the period covered by these statistics.

Answered by

Treasury