What are the specific rules about informing pensioners and claimants about budget increases in payments?

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,
Can you please specify the rules in place where the DWP has to inform changes in pension or benefit payments to individuals, for example if the government make changes to the above payments in the budget how is this information transferred to the individual?

Yours faithfully,

Trudy Baddams

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