Designing a post pandemic council tax reduction scheme
Back to normal: coping when Covid-19 welfare support is withdrawn
How housing providers can boost the income of tenants
Policy in Practice is a social policy software and analytics company working with councils, government, housing providers and community organisations. We are a team of policy experts who combine cutting-edge tech, insightful data and expert analysis. We help organisations analyse the impact of policy, identify and engage the people impacted, and track the effectiveness of interventions.
Our award winning Benefit and Budgeting calculator, linked to from GOV.UK, helps around 10,000 people every day find out what support they may be eligible for. Our data analytics services help organisations find relationships in datasets and visualise the drivers of poverty. We use our policy expertise to drive change via evidence, publications and media.
A data led investigation into the causes and consequences of the Benefit Cap
How the latest budget changes affect households differently
Analysing the latest housing policy updates
Analysis of the latest Universal Credit policy updates
Analysis of policy affecting children
How low-income households fare under Brexit
What choices do self-employed people have with Universal Credit?
Analysis of the impact of policies on local government
Explore our location-based analysis of Wales, Scotland and London