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Employment and Support Allowance: Homes for Ukraine Scheme

Question for Department for Work and Pensions

UIN 140569, tabled on 15 March 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether people in receipt of Employment and Support Allowance will face any deductions to their benefits in the event that they support a Ukrainian refugee under the Homes for Ukraine scheme.

Answered on

23 March 2022

The Government is grateful to individuals who wish to play their part in supporting Homes for Ukraine. DWP is working at pace with DLUHC and the Home Office to ensure benefit claimants who feel they can support the scheme are able to do so.