Housing Benefit

Work and Pensions written question – answered on 20th April 2009.

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Photo of Jeremy Corbyn Jeremy Corbyn Labour, Islington North

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions when he expects to publish proposals for changes to housing benefit.

Photo of Kitty Ussher Kitty Ussher Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Work and Pensions

In the Welfare Reform White Paper, 'Raising expectations and increasing support: reforming welfare for the future' (Cm 7506) published in December 2008, we announced our intention to launch a public consultation on housing benefit reform early in 2009. The timing of this consultation has not been finalised.

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