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Briefing/Training meeting 24 September 2020


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2020 HB/CTS end of year updates training day

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28th Apr 2020 Central London Book Now

With so many changes due this year, Hbinfo is offering a end of year day looking at all the key changes in 2019 and those starting in 2020 and their impact on the Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support schemes.

A packed agenda will include (amongst many others):

  • The rollout of the Universal Credit system, changes due in 2020 that affect HB and CTS,  the delays and the impact on Housing Benefit 
  • The Harrogate pilot
  • The impact of mixed age couple changes and CTR/S
  • The explosion in exempt accommodation cases
  • Recovery of HB overpayments; the latest position
  • DHP extra funding
  • LHA review following the end of the freeze
  • The impact of Brexit on the Welfare State
  • Housing and regulatory changes in the private and social sector that affect HB
  • Housing Benefit funding
  • CTS changes to the pensioner scheme
  • Other welfare changes in 2019/20 that impact on HB/CTRS
  • Latest case law, key policy issues and other changes

Fees are £275 per delegate, £375 for non-members,  book THREE places on any ONE course (on the same day) and a fourth delegate may attend the same event or another event of equal value absolutely free within nine months.