Welfare Policy in Northern Ireland Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Monday 10 June 2019

John, Personal Independence Payment (PIP) Claimant, Alan, Sabrina, Universal Credit claimants, and George, Housing Benefit and PIP claimant


Kelly Andrews, Chief Executive, Belfast and Lisburn Women’s Aid, Professor Eileen Evason, Chair, Welfare Reform Mitigations Working Group, Kevin Higgins, Head of Policy, Advice NI, and Kate McCauley, Policy and Practice Manager, Housing Rights


Monday 1 July 2019

Kieran Donnelly, Comptroller and Auditor General, Denver Lynn, Director, and Anu Kane, Audit Manager, Northern Ireland Audit Office


Tracy Meharg, Permanent Secretary, Anne McCleary, Director, Social Security Policy and Legislation Division, David Sales, Universal Credit Programme Director, and David Tarr, Department for Communities NI


Published: 9 September 2019