Request for Information on Tier System

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

I am requesting the minutes of the meetings which took place between the DHSC & the EIBSS prior to the announcement made 30/04/19 (01/10/18 - 29/04/19) that pertains with the issue of payments. To be specific "how the decision was decided & recored at the meetings on the level of payments for beneficiaries & how the tier system of payments was decided & recorded at the meetings.

Yours faithfully,

S Carroll

Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Ms Carroll,

Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1267205). 

Yours sincerely,
Ruiz Alexander 

Freedom of Information Team
Department of Health and Social Care

 

 

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Dear Ms Alexander,

Thank you for your response.

I belive the answer provided is not correct with the information I already possess. A meeting took place on the 21/01/19 between the relevant parties to propose the tier system. I fail to see how it could have been implemented without further meeting's to discuss this. There would have had to have been a meeting in regards to securing the uplift in funding to enable the tier system implementation.

I would ask that another look is taken at the records held by the DHSC.

I look forward to your response.

Yours faithfully,
S Carroll