Sticking with sanctions – although we’d rather not!

Our friends at NAWRA have alerted us to the little known fact that the National Audit Office (NAO) is currently carrying out a study of the DWP’s benefit sanctions regime.  The terms of reference are at

The study runs until the Autumn of 2016 so there is time to send in relevant information and insights to the inquiry team.

The audit manager is Colin Ross and his email address is  There is also a contact form on the NAO web site.