FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

16 March 2022

Please could I find out: 

  1. How much of the money allocated to the council through the Homelessness Prevention Grant in 2021/22 has been spent as of March 1 2022? Please break down in table format how much of the funding was: A) From the £310million grant and B) From the £65m additional funding grant?
  2. What has the money allocated to the council through the Homelessness Prevention Grant in 2021/22 been spent on? Please break down in table format 
  3. How much of the Homelessness Prevention Grant allocated to the council in 2021/22 has been used to help:  a) Households in rent arrears?  b) Households at risk of eviction for other reasons?
  4. How many households has the council helped through the Homelessness Prevention Grant in 2021/22?
  5. How many households have approached the council for support under the Homelessness Reduction Act between April 1 2021 and March 1 2022? Please state in table format how many households were owed a a) prevention duty b) a relief duty 


East Herts Council Response

13 April 2022

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

Please see attached document for information held


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