The Citizen’s Income Newsletter, Issue 3, 2010 is now available.

A CITIZEN'S INCOME is an unconditional, non-withdrawable income payable to each individual as a right of citizenship.

The Citizen's Income Trust promotes debate on the feasibility of a citizen's income by running seminars and conferences, publishing a newsletter and other publications, maintaining a library of resources, and responding to requests for information.

The newsletter issue 3, 2010 contains

  • An editorial on the September 2010 Conservative Party conference Child Benefit announcement
  • An additional editorial on the October 2010 Citizen's Pension announcement
  • 21st Century Welfare, a summary
  • The Citizen’s Income Trust’s response to 21st Century Welfare
  • News
  • Conference report
  • Book reviews
  • A Viewpoint by Karl Widerquist
  • With apologies to ‘Yes, Minister’

The edition is also available to download as a Word document or as a pdf

Please go to our website at to read it.

Poster and introductory booklet: An A3 poster is still available. On one side is a history of social welfare provision in the UK, and on the other an introduction to a Citizen’s Income. There’s a link to it on the home page of the website, or email us at if you would like to receive hard copies of the poster. Similarly, an introductory booklet is available. Again, a copy can be found on the website, or please email us if you would like hard copies.

With best wishes

Malcolm Torry