Discretionary House Payment
RequestThe total discretionary housing payment budget available to the council f or the 2013/14 financial year [include, and specify, any additional funds granted]
The amount spent or committed at the end of the financial year
The number of applications for DHP received by the council
The number of applications refused
The number of applications refus ed where the applicant was impacted by the under occupancy penalty
The number of applications refused where the applicant was registere d as disabled (if available)
The number of applications refused where an applicant was registered as disabled and was impacted by the under occupancy penalty (if available)
With reference to your request for information below, please find attached which should be of assistance to you.
I would explain that the information concerned is extracted form the daily billing files. These files are the result of business ‘moves’ into the area.