One of George Osborne's main conference pledges was a plan to make sure the long-term unemployed work for their benefits.
Claimants will lose their money if they do not join work placements, enrol in training courses or make daily visits to a job centre.
ITV News Deputy Political Editor Chris Ship reports from the Manchester suburb of Wythenshaw:
The Chancellor set out a tough new policy which will require future Tory governments to run an absolute surplus during periods of growth.
The costs will determine just how enthusiastic lenders are about jumping into the government's new scheme.
'Help to Work' sounds innocuous enough but it is a major gear change in the government's attempt to curb welfare costs.