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Changes to social security residence requirements

2014 has seen and will continue to see a substantial number of changes to the residence requirements for entitlement to certain benefits.

The Law Centre has published a briefing setting out the changes which have been implemented so far and those which are anticipated to be introduced later.

Who is it for?

This briefing is of use to all social security advisers and to organisations working with migrants 

NOTE - January 2105. This briefing has been updated. Read it here:

Timeline of changes to the habitual residence and right to reside requirements - updated January 2015




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