Department for Work and Pensions

A ministerial department, also called DWP

The DWP is responsible for welfare and pension policy, it is the largest of all UK Government Departments.[1] Requests to the Pensions Service, Disabilities and Carers Service and Jobcentre plus can be made via the DWP which is their parent department. The Department is lead by the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions.

7981 requests
Workfare partner the New Life Church
Request sent to Department for Work and Pensions by D. Moore on .
Awaiting classification.
Last year the Department was ordered to release all the names of Mandatory Work Activity providers by the Court of Appeal: https://www.whatdothe...
70 contract providers of CWP workfare?
Response by Department for Work and Pensions to Frank Zola on .
Awaiting classification.
    Mr Zola   Please see copy of your FoI request attached       DWP Central Freedom of Information A Annex Team e-mail: [DWP request email] Ou...
      Please find attached our response to your recent Freedom of Information review request.   Yours sincerely   DWP Central Freedom of Inform...
For the past six months, please disclose the names of the employers hosting work placements&work experience* for benefit claimants participating in...
Community Work Placements hosts
Request to Department for Work and Pensions by Frank Zola. Annotated by Frank Zola on .
Successful.
Comments on this disclosure of 1700+ workfare employers https://mrfrankzola.wordpress.com/2017/01/13/cwp-workfare-vast-list-of-forced-labour-employer...
Workfare partner the Jesus Army Centre
Internal review request sent to Department for Work and Pensions by D. Moore on .
Long overdue.
Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews. I am writing to request an internal review of Department for Work a...
Please see the attached reply to your Freedom of Information request   Yours sincerely   DWP Strategy FoI team Dear DWP Strategy Freedom of Informat...
Dear Frank Zola, Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please find enclosed our reply. If you have any queries about this letter please...
Disclose of workfare hosts names
Response by Department for Work and Pensions to Bob Swale on .
Awaiting classification.
      Mr Swale   Please see copy of your FoI request attached         DWP Central Freedom of Information A Annex Team e-mail: [DWP request em...
Successful bidders
Request to Department for Work and Pensions by Frank Zola. Annotated by Frank Zola on .
Refused.
Looks like the DWP has started another 4 year+ countdown, before disclosing info for a new FOI request on workfare https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/requ...
Please see the attached reply to your Freedom of Information request.   Yours sincerely DWP Strategy FoI team DWP Central Freedom of Information A A...
Please see the attached reply to your Freedom of Information request   Yours sincerely   DWP Strategy FoI Team DWP Central Freedom of Information A A...
If the information from the DWP saying Sainbury's provided workfare placements is incorrect (doubtful). they should contact DWP to issue a retraction,...
MWA Workfare and Selbourne Road Community Centre
Request sent to Department for Work and Pensions by Ian Wolf on .
Awaiting classification.
What's the post code and street address of the Selbourne Road Community Centre, mentioned in FoI 3065 2014? https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...
Please accept our apologies for the delay and see the attached reply to your Freedom of Information request.   Yours sincerely DWP Strategy FoI team...
Please see the attached reply to your Freedom of Information request.   Yours sincerely DWP Strategy FoI team DWP Central Freedom of Information A A...
Legal cost of withholding information
Request to Department for Work and Pensions by jimmy3. Annotated by Frank Zola on .
Successful.
" The Department [DWP] challenged the decision to release the names of employers involved in the initiative to protect the employment schemes from the...
DWP Strategy Freedom of Information would like to recall the message, "FOI 3048 RE: Freedom of Information request - Universal Credit Workfare Prepatio...
Following the recent High Court Ruling,(Department for Work And Pensions v The Information Commissioner & Zola [2016] EWCA Civ 758 (27 July 2016)),...
On presentation having mark "Official Sensitive" http://stats.learningandwork.org.uk/events_presentations/IntoWork2016/Presentations/1%20Hall%208a%20P...
The Herald has reported on the list of of over 500 workfare operators that you recently released who benefited from unpaid labour (Mandatory Work Activ...
  Dear Ms Hughes,   Please find attached the reply to your recent Freedom of Information request reference number 3756:     We apologise for the...
Signing Provider Documentation
Request to Department for Work and Pensions by Curtis Allan. Annotated by mas locin on .
Successful.
From mas locin Dear Curtis and “superted” I have been meaning to reply but as usual have had further on-going DWP/CT issues to deal with in the meant...
MWA & CWP should not replace jobs - compliance (4)
Request to Department for Work and Pensions by Mr Harris. Annotated by Mr Harris on .
Information not held.
Blogged at http://ukwelfarebenefitstruthseek.blogspot.com/2015/09/yet-again-dwp-have-no-idea-if-workfare.html
Dear Frank Zola,   Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please accept our apologies for the late response.   Please find enclosed ou...

Only requests made using WhatDoTheyKnow are shown. ?