Evidence for the Social Security Committee's inquiry into universal credit and in-work poverty

October 2018

Universal credit was introduced with the promise of reducing poverty, simplifying the benefit system and incentivising work - however, CPAG in Scotland evidence provided to the Social Security Committee highlights that this not does appear to be the case.

Written evidence supplied to the Social Security Committee

Official report of the Social Security Committee meeting on 27th September where oral evidence was given to the committee

Watch the Social Security Committee meeting on Scottish Parliament TV