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Work and Pensions Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Work and Pensions Committee looks into the policies and spending of the Department for Work and Pensions, including benefits for people in and out of work, state pensions and how private pensions are regulated. It also scrutinises DWP’s public bodies and other regulators. It is chaired by Stephen Timms MP. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsWorkPen

For information about the work of committees before 2020 please visit committees before 2020, inquiries before 2020 or publications before 2020.

Latest publications

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Third Report: Universal Credit: the wait for a first payment
Inquiry Universal Credit: the wait for a first payment
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 204
Report
Correspondence with Secretary of State for Work and Pensions on the Government's response to the Committee's report on DWP's response to coronavirus
Inquiry DWP's response to the coronavirus outbreak
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 178
Correspondence
Correspondence with the Secretary of State about safeguarding and the Serious Case Panel
Work Safeguarding vulnerable people: how DWP learns lessons from serious cases (Non-inquiry session)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 599
Correspondence

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  • Email: workpencom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 8976 (General Enquiries) | For all media inquiries please contact Oliver Florence florenceo@parliament.uk / 02072191679
  • Address: Work and Pensions Committee | House of Commons | London | SW1A 0AA