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19 December 2023

Carer Support Payment pilot applications to 17 December 2023

This release provides management information on applications and payments for Carer Support Payment, covering from Monday 20 November to Sunday 17 December 2023.

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19 December 2023

Social Security Scotland Feedback statistics to 30 September 2023

This report covers feedback (complaints, compliments, and suggestions) received by Social Security Scotland since it was introduced on 4 September 2018, until 30 September 2023. The benefits included within the time period covered by the report are: Carer’s Allowance Supplement, Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods, Funeral Support Payment, Young Carer Grant, Job Start Payment, Child Winter Heating Payment, Scottish Child Payment, Child Disability Payment, Adult Disability Payment and Winter Heating Payment.

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19 December 2023

Adult Disability Payment: high level statistics to 31 October 2023

This publication provides information on recipients of Adult Disability Payment. This publication covers payments issued to 31 October 2023.

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18 December 2023

Error Control Strategy

Our key objective is to pay the right people the right money at the right time. Careful consideration has been given to minimising the risk of error occurring, and to identify and quickly resolve where error does occur.

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18 December 2023

Counter Fraud Strategy

The purpose of this Counter Fraud Strategy is to explain how we intend to mitigate the threat of fraud against our organisation.

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12 December 2023

Social Security Scotland – workforce information: September 2023

This Official Statistics publication presents quarterly data on the Social Security Scotland’s workforce. The statistics show: • numbers of directly employed staff by category • numbers of non-directly employed workers by category • staff sickness absence • staff diversity information • location information Quarterly updates to the tables in the publication are released in March, June, September, and December. The latest period is to the end of September 2023, published in December 2023.

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8 December 2023

Guide To Information

We have produced a Guide To Information that sets out the types of information available, how we plan on publishing the information, and if there will be a charge for the information. The purpose of the Guide To Information is to ensure information is available, without the need for a specific request. As an organisation we aim to publish more information pro-actively and to develop an open culture.

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6 December 2023

Executive Advisory Body - 12 September 2023

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4 December 2023

Social Security Scotland - Corporate Assurance - Equality Impact Assessment - IKM platform

As a Public Body we are required to assess the impact of our activity. This report contains information on the Equality Impact Assessment conducted on Social Security Scotland’s Internal Knowledge Management Hub. Social Security Scotland is looking to procure a platform to store and manage agency guidance needed by staff from the provided Invotra. The Equality Impact Assessment has considered the potential effects of the project and how it impacts on groups with protected characteristics.

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