Policy and campaigns

CPAG is the leading charity campaigning to end child poverty in the UK and for a better deal for low-income families and children.

We provide high quality evidence to policy-makers on the causes, impacts and solutions to child poverty.

We work with partners across the sector to advocate for and implement innovative solutions to child poverty.

See also our policy and campaigns in Scotland.


We aim to provide intelligent policy leadership across the range of issues affecting children and families today. Our key policy areas include:

See also our policy briefings and consultation responses.


We campaign in partnership with other organisations and the public to call for the solutions we know will lift children and families out of poverty.

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