Sanctions comprehensive monitoring regime

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

I refer to https://www.gov.uk/government/news/benef... which says in part "Sanctions are used as a last resort and the DWP has put in place a comprehensive monitoring regime to ensure that sanctions are always and only applied where appropriate to do so."

Please send me all recorded information on the comprehensive monitoring regime to ensure that sanctions are a last resort and always and only applied where appropriate to do so. Please include any and all reports and audits produced by the regime.

Thank you

Yours faithfully,

Mr Harris

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

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 and Pensions's handling of my FOI request 'Sanctions comprehensive monitoring regime'.

Thank you for the information on procedures, etc. that you sent. Unfortunately, you haven't fully answered my request which included "Please include any and all reports and audits produced by the regime."

I note that the document "Quality Assurance Framework - Labour Market Decision Making" sections 29-39 mandates processes that should result in suitable reports and audits.

Please provide me with those reports and audits to complete the processing of my request.

Thank you

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/s...

Yours faithfully,

Mr Harris

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Thank you very much for the useful information :-)

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Mr Harris

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