Impact of benefit reforms in London

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-06-11
Session date: 
June 11, 2014
Reference: 
2014/2261
Question By: 
Fiona Twycross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Given your previous statements that you would monitor the impact of welfare reform in London, please can you confirm what this monitoring has involved and what impact you have observed?

Answer

Answer for Impact of benefit reforms in London

Answer for Impact of benefit reforms in London

Answered By: 
The Mayor

As I explained in my answer to MQ 2013 /4349, I am keeping a close eye on the output of a number of organisations that are monitoring the impacts of welfare reform.

It is still too early to judge the impact of some measures.