Benefits CapUnder Labour, some households were getting more in benefits than many hardworking families could ever dream of earning. Claims were out of control.
It wasn’t right, it wasn’t fair, and that’s why we’re putting an end to it.
The Benefit Cap is now in its final stage of being rolled out. Claimants across the country will have their benefits capped to the equivalent of the average salary of a working family.
Labour still haven’t accepted that the welfare state should be a safety net to catch you in hard times, and not a way of life. They have opposed every single measure we’ve taken to fix the welfare system and end the something-for-nothing culture they left behind.
But with your help, we will build a welfare state that we can all, once again, be proud of.

Together, we’re fixing the welfare system