Universal Credit: childcare Contents


Committee information


1 Introduction

Childcare as a barrier to work

2 Managing upfront costs

Helping claimants with upfront costs

Budgeting Advances

When is a loan not a loan?

The Flexible Support Fund

Childcare “top up” fees

3 Affordability

Maximum caps

Maximum reimbursements

4 Complexity and awareness of support

Advice and information

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Published: 23 December 2018