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Freedom of information request response - 05739

FOI request

FOI ID number
05739
Regarding
Homelessness Duties
Request

The number of households your Local Authority has made on offer of temporary accommodation in the private rented sector under the main housing duty under homelessness law.

Year Number of Households
2014/2015  
2015/2016  
2016/2017  
2017/2018  

The number of households your Local Authority has made an offer of permanent accommodation in the private rented sector under the main housing duty under homelessness law.

Year Number of Households
2014/2015  
2015/2016  
2016/2017  
2017/2018  

The number of households your Local Authority has made an offer of accommodation in the private rented sector outside of the applicant's household district.

Year Number of Households
2014/2015  
2015/2016  
2016/2017  
2017/2018  

How much does your Local Authority spend yearly on temporary accommodation in the private rented sector?

Year Amount (in pounds)
2014/2015  
2015/2016  
2016/2017  
2017/2018  

Does your Local Authority have a policy on providing financial assistance to private landlords in order to secure accommodation for homeless households? This may include but not be limited to a finder's fee or a one-off payment to avoid eviction.

Our response

Response

The number of households your Local Authority has made on offer of temporary accommodation in the private rented sector under the main housing duty under homelessness law.

Year Number of Households
2014/2015 4 households
2015/2016 1 household
2016/2017 Zero
2017/2018 Zero

The number of households your Local Authority has made an offer of permanent accommodation in the private rented sector under the main housing duty under homelessness law.

Year Number of Households
2014/2015 Zero
2015/2016 Zero
2016/2017 Zero
2017/2018 1

The number of households your Local Authority has made an offer of accommodation in the private rented sector outside of the applicant's household district.

Year Number of Households
2014/2015 Zero
2015/2016 Zero
2016/2017 Zero
2017/2018 Zero

How much does your Local Authority spend yearly on temporary accommodation in the private rented sector?

Year Amount (in pounds)
2014/2015 Nil
2015/2016 Nil
2016/2017 Nil
2017/2018 Nil

Does your Local Authority have a policy on providing financial assistance to private landlords in order to secure accommodation for homeless households? This may include but not be limited to a finder's fee or a one-off payment to avoid eviction.

Yes.

Response date
20 November 2018