Beth Lakhani and Edward Graham examine the labour market conditions for jobseeker’s allowance (JSA), when and how the requirement to be actively seeking work and available for work applies and what flexibilities are built into the rules.
Henri Krishna examines the 104-week limit on claiming jobseeker’s allowance (JSA) housing costs, which will start to bite in January 2011.
David Simmons explains changes to the formula for calculating the standard interest rate used to determine help with housing costs.
Mark Willis examines the rights of refugees to claim benefits and the problems that can arise.
Simon Osborne outlines the main provisions of the Act and indicates likely implementation dates, where known.