Kevin Brennan – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the Department for Work and Pensions

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Kevin Brennan on 2016-03-24.

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the value was of (a) jobseeker’s allowance and (b) employment and support allowance sanctions imposed by his Department in each of the last five years.

Priti Patel

The Department does not make an estimate of the value of benefit withdrawn as a result of benefit sanctions.