Benefit Cap Statistics - June 2017

Date published: 04 October 2017

The Benefit Cap is a limit on the total amount of benefit that working-age people can receive. From 31st May 2016, the amount a household could receive in benefit income was limited to £26,000 per annum.  On 7th November 2016, this threshold was lowered to £20,000 per annum.

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