||<p>On 10 October, the Government published a consultation paper which sets out the
Government's proposed options on how local welfare provision could be funded in 2015/16.
The Government has committed to analysing the responses alongside the findings of
the review that the Department for Work and Pensions has recently undertaken into
the existing provision, the findings of which were published in a report on 5 November.
The findings from both the review and consultation will help to inform future funding