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Couples becoming mixed age - when HB needs to be terminated

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Temporary Accommodation owned by LA

laurabrown - 20/09/2019

We do not think it should be HB as HB regulation A13(3) states:

(3) In this regula ...

Temporary Accommodation owned by LA

Kay_Tade - 20/09/2019

[quote=laurabrown]We do not feel that they meet the definition of temporary accomodation and ther ...

Italian -SMP ends but no realistic possability of returning to self employent

Kay_Tade - 20/09/2019

[quote=Kay_Tade]St prix does apply to the self-employed, I think you need to know if she consider ...

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