Use of properties for temporary accommodation in Essex

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Dear Havering Borough Council,
Please specify the number and type of properties you have used separately in the following boroughs for a) temporary accommodation for homelessness and b) preventative homelessness by financial year in 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018 April to December.

i) Basildon
ii) Braintree
iii) Brentwood
iv) Castle Point
v) Chelmsford
vi) Colchester
vii) Epping Forest
viii) Harlow
ix) Maldon
x) Rochford
xi) Tendring
xii) Uttlesford

Please provide the information by property type, tenure and size as follows (or as close to this as possible depending on how you record the information):

a) Paid nightly (B and B) room with shared facilities
b) Paid nightly hostel (room with shared facilities)
c) room self contained (studio)
d) 1 bed room self contained
e) 2 bed room self contained
f) 3 bed room self contained
g) 4 or more bed room self contained
For each property the tenure type – direct with private landlord, leased by council from private landlord, housing association, own stock, leased through a council scheme with private landlords, leased through a housing association (or registered provider) scheme with private landlord, other (please specify).

Please also provide the post code area (first part of the postcode only is fine) for each of these properties and the number of a) single people housed there in each financial year and b) number of couples without children c) number households with children (along with number of children) for each of these post code areas (or by property used).

Yours faithfully,

Z Bloomfield

Accessinfo, Havering Borough Council

Dear Z Bloomfield,

 

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I acknowledge receipt of your request for information received on 20^th
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Accessinfo, Havering Borough Council

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Dear Z Bloomfield

 

Access to Information – AIR16996S

 

I refer to your request for information made under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.  Your request has been considered and the
information held by Housing Service is as follows:

 

+--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Question| Please specify the number and type of properties you have used separately in the following boroughs for a) temporary accommodation for |
|1 |homelessness and b) preventative homelessness by financial year in 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018 April to December. |
| | |
| |  |
| | |
| |i)          Basildon |
| | |
| |ii)         Braintree |
| | |
| |iii)        Brentwood |
| | |
| |iv)        Castle Point |
| | |
| |v)         Chelmsford |
| | |
| |vi)        Colchester |
| | |
| |vii)       Epping Forest |
| | |
| |viii)      Harlow |
| | |
| |ix)        Maldon |
| | |
| |x)         Rochford |
| | |
| |xi)        Tendring |
| | |
| |xii)       Uttlesford |
| | |
| |  |
| | |
| |  |
|--------+-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|Response|See attached table. |
|--------+-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|Question|Please provide the information by property type, tenure and size as follows (or as close to this as possible depending on how you record |
|2 |the information): |
| | |
| |  |
| | |
| |a)         Paid nightly (B and B) room with shared facilities |
| | |
| |b)         Paid nightly hostel (room with shared facilities) |
| | |
| |c)         room self contained (studio) |
| | |
| |d)         1 bed room self contained |
| | |
| |e)         2 bed room self contained |
| | |
| |f)          3 bed room self contained |
| | |
| |g)         4 or more bed room self contained |
| | |
| |  |
| | |
| |For each property the tenure type – direct with private landlord, leased by council from private landlord, housing association, own |
| |stock, leased through a council scheme with private landlords, leased through a housing association (or registered provider) scheme with |
| |private landlord, other (please specify). |
| | |
| |  |
|--------+-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|Response|a)    n/a |
| | |
| |b)    n/a |
| | |
| |c)    see attached |
| | |
| |d)    see attached |
| | |
| |e)    see attached |
| | |
| |f)     see attached |
| | |
| |g)    n/a |
|--------+-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|Question|Please also provide the post code area (first part of the postcode only is fine) for each of these properties and the number of a) single|
|3 |people housed there in each financial year and b) number of couples without children c) number households with children (along with |
| |number of children) for each of these post code areas (or by property used). |
| | |
| |                                                                                                                                         |
|--------+-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------|
|Response|See attached spreadsheet. |
+--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------+

 

I trust the information is of use to you and will close your request.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way in which your request has been
handled you have the right to request an internal review by addressing
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Access to Information Team

London Borough of Havering

Town Hall

Main Road

Romford

RM1 3BD

 

You also have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner at the
following address:

 

Office of the Information Commissioner

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow 

Cheshire 

SK9 5AF

Telephone:   0303 123 1113

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Yours sincerely

 

Access to Information Team

London Borough of Havering | Access to Information

Town Hall, Main Road, Romford, RM1 3BB

 

t 01708 432476 |

e [2][Havering Borough Council request email]  

w [3]www.havering.gov.uk

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contained in this e-mail is strictly prohibited. Any views expressed by
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of Havering. If you have received this transmission in error, please use
the reply function to tell us and then permanently delete what you have
received. This email was scanned for viruses by the London Borough of
Havering anti-virus services and on leaving the Authority was found to be
virus free. Please note: Incoming and outgoing e-mail messages are
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Protection,
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