New info from DWP about client consent

New info from DWP about client consent

Here is the latest info from the DWP about client consent and related issues – thanks Alison (Chivers from JCP) for the update:

DWP info on client consent

JPL_3785Universal Credit:  Detailed Information for Claimants – Universal Credit Consent and Disclosure of Information
A new page on gov.uk.  This page will be regularly updated with detailed information for Universal Credit claimants.
It currently includes:

 

  • How Universal Credit claimants can give consent for their information to be shared with another person or organisation (a third party) to help them deal with their claim
  • How someone can act as an appointee for a Universal Credit claimant or obtain a Power of Attorney.