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Households-on-Local-Authority-Waiting-List-Borough

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ddd00c3c-681a-406e-a8a6-da421434eec6
Title
Households-on-Local-Authority-Waiting-List-Borough
Notes
pNumber-of-households-waiting-for-local-authority-housingbr-ppLocal-authorities-sometimes-maintain-a-common-waiting-list-with-the-Housing-Associations-in-their-district-However-no-information-is-available-where-a-Housing-Association-maintains-a-separate-waiting-list-to-the-local-authority-Direct-comparisons-between-authorities-housing-waiting-lists-can-be-misleading-in-particular-because-authorities-have-different-arrangements-for-checking-that-applicants-continue-to-require-housing-and-their-policies-and-practices-can-change-over-timebr-ppThe-introduction-of-choice-based-approaches-to-the-letting-of-social-housing-whereby-applicants-have-more-of-a-say-and-choice-over-where-they-live-has-had-an-impact-on-the-size-of-the-waiting-list-Choice-based-lettings-CBL-has-led-to-increases-in-the-number-of-households-on-the-waiting-lists-including-those-groups-which-are-traditionally-under-represented-in-social-housing-eg-people-in-employment-The-accuracy-of-the-list-also-depends-on-the-extent-to-which-housing-authorities-keep-the-register-up-to-date-eg-some-people-might-already-have-found-housing-yet-remain-on-the-list-The-introduction-of-CBL-and-the-removal-of-the-statutory-duty-to-maintain-a-register-have-taken-away-much-of-the-rationale-for-regularly-reviewing-the-waiting-listbr-ppHowever-it-was-anticipated-that-housing-authorities-would-continue-to-maintain-a-waiting-list-of-housing-applicants-in-order-to-perform-their-allocation-function-properlybr-The-districts-unitary-authorities-and-counties-listed-above-are-based-on-1-April-1998-boundaries-Figures-for-any-new-re-organised-areas-have-been-estimated-retrospectively-applying-the-new-boundaries-back-to-1996-making-appropriate-assumptions-for-any-county-re-organisation-which-involved-cutting-across-districtsbr-ppSome-earlier-years-data-might-have-changed-based-on-updated-figures-in-later-years-returnsbr-ppLatest-available-mid-year-household-estimates-for-the-districts-usedbr-ppData-for-each-year-are-from-the-year-in-which-they-were-reported-For-example-200708-data-is-from-HSSA-200708-returnsppView-live-tables-on-rents-and-tenancies-on-a-hrefhttpswwwgovukgovernmentstatistical-data-setslive-tables-on-rents-lettings-and-tenanciesDCLG-websiteap
Author
Department-for-Communities-and-Local-Government
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Metadata Updated
2015-10-11 18:36:26
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Organisation
Department-for-Communities-and-Local-Government-DCLG
Country
State
Platform
ckan
Language
en
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