Policy item - No recourse to public funds [NRPF] - children and families briefing

Date: May 2021

Summary:

This briefing aims to explain the government’s NRPF policy and how it can impact children and families. In January 2021 it was announced that the Work and Pensions Committee would be undertaking a parliamentary inquiry into children living in poverty. This will involve an examination of the experiences of families with No Recourse to Public Funds [NRPF]. 

This briefing includes a summary of the following:

  • No recourse to public funds policy.
  • Impact on children and families.
  • Support available and local authority duties.
  • Other possible routes out of destitution.
  • Future developments and policy.
  • Useful information.

 

Background information documents:
No recourse to public funds - children and families briefing [303 KB]
Migration Yorkshire briefing

Source: Migration Yorkshire


Contact for more information:
Stefan Robert
Integration and partnerships officer
Phone: 0113 378 5796



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