Charter of uk.gov.social-security

(Not Moderated)

This Group is not government owned nor government moderated.

Anyone interested will be welcome to participate in discussions about various benefits, which are paid by different government bodies, which form part of the UK's social security system. Discussions including, but not limited to the below are allowed.

Not allowed

Posts attempting to label claimants or Civil Servants in a derogatory fashion will be treated as a violation of this charter, however labelling of government agencies and members of parliament is allowed.


Advertising is forbidden

Binaries & Formatting

Encoded binaries (e.g. pictures, compressed files, etc.) are forbidden. Such material belongs on a web or FTP site to which a pointer may be posted. Cryptographic signatures (e.g. PGP) may be used where authentication is important and should be as short as possible.

Posts must be readable as plaintext. HTML, RTF and similarly formatted messages are prohibited. To see how to make your newsreader comply with this, read <http://www.usenet.org.uk/ukpost.html>.


Anyone posting contrary to this charter may be reported to their "postmaster" and/or Service Provider.

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uk.gov.social-security	Benefits & tax credits from central & local government