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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

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 - Children in poverty: Measurement and targets
Inquiry Children in poverty: Measurement and targets
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 188
Report
Large print - Disability employment gap
Inquiry Disability employment gap
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 189
Report
Second Report - Disability employment gap
Inquiry Disability employment gap
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
HC 189
Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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22 September 2021
Inquiry Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses Alex Connolly (Chief Operating Officer at Money and Pensions Service), Carolyn Jones (Head of Money and Pensions Guidance Policy and Strategy at Money and Pensions Service), and Chris Curry (Pension Dashboard Programme Team at Money and Pensions Service)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
22 September 2021
Inquiry Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses David Fairs (Executive Director at The Pensions Regulator), and Sarah Pritchard (Executive Director – Markets at The Financial Conduct Authority)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
16 September 2021
Inquiry DWP's response to the coronavirus outbreak
Witnesses Will Quince (Minister for Welfare Delivery at Department for Work & Pensions), Mims Davies (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Employment at Department for Work and Pensions), and Neil Couling (Change Director General and Senior Responsible Owner Universal Credit at Department for Work and Pensions)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
APS0065 - Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses Lane, Clark & Peacock
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence
APS0066 - Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses Aon
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence
APS0067 - Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses AJ Bell
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence

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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