Date lodged: 4 October 2018
To ask the Scottish Government how many (a) enquiries and (b) complaints Social Security Scotland has received regarding payment of the carer's allowance supplement, and whether the DWP has reported any misdirected enquiries to the Scottish Government.
Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 23 November 2018
With regard to Carer’s Allowance Supplement, Social Security Scotland has received (a) 10266 enquiries and (b) 33 complaints. Furthermore, DWP has not reported any misdirected enquiries to the Scottish Government.