We have a new website go to gov.scot

Updated Evidence On The Number Of Households Affected By The Housing Benefit Under Occupation Penalty

Downloadable document:

Title:Updated Evidence On The Number Of Households Affected By The Housing Benefit Under Occupation Penalty
Description:This paper presents the first evidence for Scotland on the actual number of households in social housing whose benefit has been reduced because they are deemed to under occupy their property. The paper provides a brief background to the housing benefit changes, describes the recent survey on which this evidence is based and provides updated estimates of the numbers and key characteristics of households affected.
File:Housing Benefit Under Occupancy Updated Paper [DOCX, 35.9 kb: 27 Jun 2013]
Open | Open in new window
 Viewer Help