(1) how many applications for acts of assistance relating to housing have been received in 2008-09; and how many such applications have been accepted;
(2) how much the Legal Services Commission spent on acts of assistance relating to housing in each of the last five years; and how much has been spent in 2008-09 to date on applications for acts of assistance;
(3) how many new housing matters have been started by the Legal Services Commission in 2008-09;
(4) what proportion of all applications for (a) civil representations and (b) legal help in 2008-09 to date have been related to housing.
The information requested is currently being collated. I will write to the hon. Member as soon as the information becomes available.