Housing benefit element

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Dear Medway Council,

How many people have their housing benefit paid directly to their landlord? In last year?
What is the Council criteria for having the housing benefit element paid directly to a landlord? Eg private tenant

Yours faithfully,

John Brown

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Dear Mr Brown

 

Please find attached our response to your recent FOI request.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Gemma Gilley | Benefits Manager | Revenue and Benefits | Medway Council
01634 332310 | Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR

 

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Dear Customer,

I write with reference to the above information request. In the current climate, responses will likely be delayed due to staff shortages, deployment of staff to critical services or, where staff are following government guidelines and working from home, we may be unable to access the data you have requested.
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The ICO have issued advice which can be found on their website at www.ico.org.uk. Thank you for your patience during this time.

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Pat Dixon
Information Governance Apprentice
Legal Services - Medway Council & Gravesham Borough Council
Tel: 01634 33(4465)
Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, ME4 4RT

Email, and any attachments, may contain Protected or Restricted information and is intended solely for the individual to whom it is addressed. It may contain sensitive or protectively marked material and should be handled accordingly.

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