Welfare Reform - Budget 2017-18
The Welfare Reform Budget 2017-18 Fact Sheet is correct as at 9 May 2017. Final measures are reflected in the Welfare Reform Act 2018 which received Royal Assent on 11 April 2018.
From 20 March 2020, a new JobSeeker Payment will be introduced as the main working age payment. As a result, seven current working age payments will be consolidated or ceased.