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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 Sir Stephen Timms MP. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsWorkPen

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These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Reports, special reports and government responses

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Third Report - Protecting pension savers – five years on from the pension freedoms: Saving for later life
Inquiry Protecting pension savers – five years on from the pension freedoms: Saving for later life
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 126
Report
Second Report - The Cost of Living
Inquiry The cost of living
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 129
Report
Response to this report
Third Special Report - The cost of living: Government Response to the Committee’s Second Report of Session 2022–23
HC 671
Special Report
Third Special Report - The cost of living: Government Response to the Committee’s Second Report of Session 2022–23
Inquiry The cost of living
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 671
Special Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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9 November 2022
Work The work of the Social Security Advisory Committee on separated parents and working age contributory benefits (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Dr Stephen Brien (Chair at Social Security Advisory Committee), Carl Emmerson (Member at Social Security Advisory Committee), and Liz Sayce (Vice Chair at Social Security Advisory Committee)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
2 November 2022
Inquiry Children in poverty: Child Maintenance Service
Witnesses Joshua Reddaway (Director Work and Pensions Value for Money at National Audit Office)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
26 October 2022
Inquiry Plan for Jobs and employment support
Witnesses Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), and The Resolution Foundation
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
LDI0049 - Defined benefit pensions with liability driven investments
Witnesses Lane Clark and Peacock
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence
LDI0023 - Defined benefit pensions with liability driven investments
Witnesses Jonathan Camfield (Partner at LCP)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence
LDI0035 - Defined benefit pensions with liability driven investments
Witnesses Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence

Contact us

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  • Email: workpencom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 8976 | Media enquiries to Oliver Florence on 020 7219 1679/florenceo@parliament.uk
  • Address: Work and Pensions Committee | House of Commons | London | SW1A 0AA