Paul Kenny, the GMB's general secretary, said housing shortages and rising rents meant housing benefits
were lining private pockets across the region.
is In Figures from the Department of Work and Pensions show that 525 households in the city were losing some Housing Benefit
Essentially, she said they were committing to exempting Women's Aid and other charities like us from the housing benefit
Providers run the risk of having their housing benefit
income reduced at the whim of council officers, with no recourse to benefit tribunals, as they do at present.
Clare Elliott, of the DWP's Housing Benefit
Direct, admitted: "We need to get this under control.
PROPOSAL Our revised proposal is that new tenants in the social rented sector would receive housing benefit
based on the number of rooms they need.
You may qualify for Working Tax Credits and Housing Benefit
if you work full-time, ensuring that your take-home-pay after you have paid rent, is more than you would get from out-of-work benefits.
The UK's total spend on housing benefit
has risen from PS11.
The increasing cost of private rent is forcing a growing number of people in England to rely on housing benefit
, the National Housing Federation claimed today.
As part of its plans to tighten the welfare system, the government is planning to cut the housing benefits
As the holder of a residence permit for an indefinite period, he received housing benefit
- a contribution by the province to the payment of rent for low-income tenants - from 1998 to 2008.
National Housing Benefit
Alliance assists Employers, Organizations and Associations in the development, implementation and administration of Housing Benefit
Plans that focus saving members money and promoting financial literacy.