FOI/ EIR request– FOI29834182 (Suffolk Coastal and Waveney)
Title: Homeless families placed in Essex
Request & Response
Please tell us the following information about families housing and homeless arrangements.
The definition of family is a household with one or more dependent children or a pregnant
person. Please exclude information about single person households and households without
children/pregnancy where possible and state where they are included in any numbers.
The number of families you have placed (household with one or more child) in
temporary accommodation within the boundaries of Essex County (please specify
the district and postcode area) for the following years:
For both Suffolk Coastal and Waveney
2018 to date
Please provide details of the type of accommodation (your own stock, registered
social landlord, b and b, hostel, private unit with shared facilities, self-contained, private
landlord accommodation leased to the council or RG, private landlord private arrangement,
staying put arrangement, staying with family)
Please tell us the number of the above who you had an accepted duty for and the
number who were placed pending a decision, appeal or review.
Please tell us the number of families placed in Essex who then had the homeless
duty discharged without move on accommodation being provided (including those placed
pending a decision outcome or appeal).
Details of homeless prevention and relief advice to families which has included
providing details of accommodation within the boundaries of Essex County or
resulted in a family moving within the boundaries of Essex?
2a) Please include the accommodation details (for example address of a hotel, mobile home
site, letting agency or private landlord and who the lease is with).
2b) Please also include a copy of any printed information which is handed out with details of
Essex accommodation as part of your homeless prevention advice to families.
2c) Please provide information you have provided to families as part of prevention and relief
that included information about any accommodation within the boundaries of Essex
2d) Please tell us the number of families who you provided preventative or relief housing
intervention for who moved to Essex
Details of any social housing which you own which is located within the Essex County
boundaries. Please include the District/s and postcode area/s)
Details of any RG properties which you use that are within the Essex Council
The number of families that have been housed/allocated through your housing
register within the boundaries of Essex County (please specify the district/s and postcode
area/s) in the following years
2015 - N/A
2016 - N/A
2017 - N/A
2018 to date – N/A
Our accepted statutory homeless cases are restricted to bidding in their own LA area
unless it is unsafe to remain
Please tell us the number that are in your own stock, number in RG stock and the
number in private rented accommodation
Please tell us the number of homeless families not already counted in the above who
you are aware of who have moved within the boundaries of Essex? ( for example where
people are accepted as a homeless duty and find their own accommodation in Essex)
(FOI admin team to complete)
Date received by the Council
Date response sent to requester