Issue details

Anglia Revenues and Benefits Partnership

The purpose of the report was in recognition of the impact of the current recession on the number of Housing Benefit claims and changes in claimants’ financial circumstances reported to Local Authorities.  The Government, through the Department for Works and Pensions (DWP), was providing extra funding to authorities over the next two years to ensure that they could respond to the extra Housing Benefits workload.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Sharon Jones, Head of Shared Service (ARP) Email: Tel: 01842 756463.