Procedures for terminating benefits claim

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

FoI request -
Part 1 of 2: Please kindly provide the procedures which describe the processes staff must follow before terminating a benefit claim (ie stopping payment going through) for the benefits listed below.

Part 2 of 2: If possible please indicate which if the above procedures are legally mandatory (such as informing the claimant in writing).

Benefits: ESA, Universal Credit, Personal Independence Payment

Thanks.

Yours faithfully,

Amanda Hart
for Stop UK lies and Corruption.

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Dear Amanda Hart,

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 9th
July.

Yours sincerely,

DWP Central FoI Team

Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

Re: FOI2021/55774
Thanks for this.

Yours faithfully,

Amanda Hart
for Stop UK lies and Corruption.

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