Housing Benefit Payments to Yorkshire Housing

Samantha Kean made this Freedom of Information request to Kirklees Borough Council

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Dear Kirklees Borough Council,

Under the provisions of FOIA please advise the following:

Please the total amount of housing benefit awarded to Yorkshire Housing for the property at 51 Howley Walk, Batley, from 1st April 2017 until date of this request.

Please advise if there were any breaks in payments to Yorkshire Housing during this time.

Personal data can and should be redacted per DPA.

Please also provide the HM Treasury conditions of funding grant appertaining to housing benefit awards paid to social housing providers.

Please supply this information in electronic format and I shall look forward to a full and frank disclosure within 20 working days.

Yours faithfully,

Samantha Kean

Freedom Info, Kirklees Borough Council

Dear Ms Kean

I confirm receipt of your information request and that I am looking into this.

I will respond to you in due course.

Regards

Information Governance Team
Legal, Governance & Monitoring
Telephone: 01484 221000 (voice activated switchboard – please ask for Freedom of Information)

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Dear Ms Kean

 

FoI 16588 - Housing Benefit Payments to Yorkshire Housing

 

I am writing in response to your request dated 19 January 2018.  This has
been dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

The Council’s response to your specific questions is set out below:

 

1.       Please the total amount of housing benefit awarded to Yorkshire
Housing for the property at 51 Howley Walk, Batley, from 1st April 2017
until date of this request.

2.       Please advise if there were any breaks in payments to Yorkshire
Housing during this time.

Personal data can and should be redacted per DPA.

 

The Council can confirm that it does hold the information requested, but
is refusing to release this information, and I have attached the refusal
notice which sets out the reasons why and the process of appeal against
this refusal.

 

3.       Please also provide the HM Treasury conditions of funding grant
appertaining to housing benefit awards paid to social housing providers.

 

The Council does not hold this information in recorded form , but it can
be accessed via the following link
[1]https://www.gov.uk/government/publicatio...

 

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Information Governance Team

The Democracy Service

Telephone: 01484 221000 (voice activated switchboard – please ask for
Freedom of Information)

 

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