What A4e want to know about you and how you can refuse to tell them. #BoycottWorkfare #JSA #WorkProgramme

Your first appointment with those spivs at A4e will be an “About You” appointment.

You are obliged to attend and you will be presented with these two documents to complete and sign.

A4e About You (1) PDF

A4e About You (2) PDF

The staff at A4e will lie to you and inform you that signing these forms is mandatory activity.

The DWP state that signing the forms is voluntary and that Work Programme Providers are required to inform claimants of this.

No requirement to sign

You can withhold your consent to Work Programme Providers collecting, storing and sharing your personal information by using a letter similar to the one below.

Withhold consent PDF


When and How to complain – The Data Protection Act 1998.

A useful guide from the Information Commissioner’s Office.

When and how to complain The Data Protection Act 1998 (PDF)