Issue details

Universal Credit - IBC Concessionary Rates

The Council is preparing for the implementation of the DWP’s Universal Credit scheme. Universal Credit is the implementation of a single benefit to replace six existing working age benefits. The Council has a number of services where concessionary prices apply. The report reviews the council’s concessionary offers to recognise the new Universal Credit and ensure equal access to the financially disadvantaged.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/02/2018

Decision due: 6 Mar 2018 by Executive

No change since last plan

Lead member: Portfolio Holder: Communities

Contact: Deborah Carr Email: deborah.carr@ipswich.gov.uk Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

Portfolio Holder for Communities

Chief Operating Officer

Legal Services

Finance

Shared Revenues Partnership

Sport and Leisure

Parks and Cemeteries

Environmental Health

Waste and Cleansing

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