FOI Request - Discretionary Housing Payments
1. What is the total budget for your DHP fund for 2013/14?
2. As of 9/1/14, how much of this has been spent and committed?
3. As of 9/1/14, how many DHP applications have you received since 1st April 2013?
4. As of 9/1/14, how many DHP applications have you accepted/rejected since 1st April 2013?
5. Can we have a breakdown of reasons for people applying for DHPs since 1st April 2013
4. 295 awards made and 29 applications rejected
5. Reasons for applications as follows:
Difference in actual rent and housing benefit award Local Housing Allowance Size restrictions Low income Non-dependant deductions Removal Costs Rent Deposits Social Sector Size restrictions