Housing Benefit: Social Rented Housing

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 27th January 2015.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Derek Twigg Derek Twigg Labour, Halton

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent assessment he has made of the number of people affected by the under-occupancy penalty in Halton Borough council area.

Photo of Mark Harper Mark Harper Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Disabled People)

The information requested for people in Halton Unitary Authority affected by the under-occupancy penalty, is published and available at:


This information is also published at:


Guidance on how to extract the information required can be found at:


Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No2 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.