Attendance Allowance Cost of maintaining claims (E&E8.2)can help you understand the value of


£15 per claim

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"This cost covers many interactions with people across the duration of their claim. It includes contacts about changes of circumstances or compliance checks that could affect eligibility, and the investigation of potential fraud and error. It also includes the making of payments and queries about non-receipt. The quoted data represent the total cost for all aspects of maintaining an application after the point that it is awarded, including those of terminating a claim." This valuation has been taken from New Economy's Unit Cost Database. The Unit Cost Database "brings together more than 600 cost estimates in a single place, most of which are national costs derived from government reports and academic studies. The costs cover crime, education & skills, employment & economy, fire, health, housing and social services." The valuation has been taken from Outcome Category "CRIME", Outcome Detail " DOMESTIC VIOLENCE". In the Unit Cost Database, this valuation related to stakeholder "State". For more information see:
Transactions Explorer, GOV.UK. (This valuation has been sourced from New Economy's Unit Cost Database, which can be accessed here:

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