DID YOU KNOW?
330,000 sanctions were applied to jobseeker's allowance claimants in year to September 2015, down from 710,000 in the previous year
Less than 200,000 people were claiming universal credit as of 14 January 2016
32 local authorities will have more than 800 households affected by the reduced benefit cap, estimates DWP
37,300 lone parents on income support were sanctioned by DWP in year to September 2015
Households in receipt of carerâ€™s allowance or guardianâ€™s allowance are to be exempt from the benefit cap the government have announced
The new benefit cap reductions will be introduced from autumn 2016
* Source www.rightsnet.org.uk