Households owed a duty under the Homeless Reduction Act

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Dear Haringey Borough Council,
Please can you confirm
1) How many homeless applications were made to your borough between 3rd April 2018 and the 30th September 2019 (broken down by month)?
2) As of the 30th September 2019 - How many households were owed a prevention duty?
3) As of the 30th September 2019 - How many households were owed a relief duty?
4) As of the 30th September 2019 -How many households were in temporary accommodation?
5) Of those in temporary accommodation
How many households were owed a relief duty?
How many households were owed a full housing duty?
6) Of those owed a relief duty please confirm, how long that duty had been owed
breaking down the figures as follows
No. of households in relief duty 1 -56 days
No. of households in relief duty 57-69 days
No. of households in relief duty 70 days plus

Yours faithfully

P Lyon

ComplaintsHFH,

 
Dear P Lyon,
 
Freedom of Information Request: Reference LBH/9240819
 
I acknowledge your request for information received on 14 October 2019.
This information request will be dealt with in accordance with the Freedom
of Information Act 2000 and we will send the response by 11 November 2019.
 
Many Thanks,
 
Denica Benfield I Feedback Officer
Homes for Haringey
4^th Floor | 48 Station Road | London | N22 7TY
Customer Services: 0208 489 5611
Direct Number: 020 8489 2872
E: [1][email address]
 
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Faulkner Beverley,

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Dear P Lyon
 
LBH/9240819 Freedom of Information Act Request
 
Thank you for your email dated 13 October 2019 in which you asked for the
following information:
 
1) How many homeless applications were made to your borough between 3rd
April 2018 and the 30th September 2019 (broken down by month)?
2) As of the 30th September 2019 - How many households were owed a
prevention duty?
3) As of the 30th September 2019 - How many households were owed a relief
duty?
4) As of the 30th September 2019 -How many households were in temporary
accommodation?
5) Of those in temporary accommodation
How many households were owed a relief duty?
How many households were owed a full housing duty?
6) Of those owed a relief duty please confirm, how long that duty had been
owed breaking down the figures as follows No. of households in relief duty
1 -56 days No. of households in relief duty 57-69 days No. of households
in relief duty 70 days plus
 
The information requested is below..
 

Q A
APPROACH_MONTH NO_OF_APPLICATIONS
2018-04 337
2018-05 363
2018-06 334
2018-07 304
2018-08 316
2018-09 271
1) How many homeless 2018-10 328
applications were made to 2018-11 291
your borough between 3rd 2018-12 195
April 2018 and the 30th 2019-01 316
September 2019 (broken down 2019-02 265
by month)? 2019-03 286
2019-04 281
2019-05 297
2019-06 293
2019-07 321
2019-08 320
2019-09 344

 
2) As of the 30th September
2019 - How many households 824
were owed a prevention
duty?
3) As of the 30th September
2019 - How many households 148
were owed a relief duty?
4) As of the 30th September
2019 - How many households 2876
were in temporary
accommodation?
5) Of those in temporary
accommodation (as of 30
Sept)  
a) How many households were a) 80
owed a relief duty? b) 2770
b) How many households were
owed a full housing duty?
6) Of those owed a relief
duty (as of 30 Sept) please
confirm, how long that duty  
had been owed breaking down
the figures as follows 1-56 83
a) No. of households in 57-69 12
relief duty 1 -56 days 70+ 53
b) No. of households in
relief duty 57-69 days  
c) No. of households in
relief duty 70 days plus

 
 
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1000 or email at [1][email address]
 
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Feedback and Information Governance Team
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Yours sincerely
 
Bev Faulkner
Head of Housing Needs
Please be advised my working week is Tuesday – Friday inclusive
Homes for Haringey
1st floor
48 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TY
Tel: 020 8489 4362
Email: [4][email address]
 
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