Suitability of Accommodation
About this Course
With changes made to the Housing Act 1996 over the last few years, local authorities are now able to discharge their duties via accommodation in the private rented sector as well as social housing. This course provides delegates with detailed knowledge of constitutes a suitable offer whether it be:
Accommodation to end the Prevention or Relief duty
S193 temporary accommodation
Private Rented Sector
Relevant case law, in both homelessness and allocations, will be highlighted along with key passages from the Code of Guidance 2018.
All delegates will be given a training pack with templates relating to making offers, suitability reviews as well as discharging the various duties.
Who Should Attend
This course is suitable for officers who have to make suitable offers.
Minos Perdios, Director & Reviews Manager at Housing Reviews Ltd