Dear Department for Work and Pensions,
On 16/03/2020, the Upper Tribunal decided that a refugee having their first child in the UK was entitled to a sure start maternity grant despite having another child aged under 16 in their household who was born before the refugee fled to the UK.
The judgment is SK and LL v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
 UKUT 145 (AAC)and is available here: https://www.gov.uk/administrative-appeal...
Please release any guidance issued to those administering or deciding claims for sure start maternity grants on applying the judgment in this case.
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