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Conference 1 October 2020


Due to COVID 19 we have had to restrict our numbers considerably for full attendance.  We are delighted to be able to offer you ZOOM attendance.

We look forward to meeting all of you have registered for the event on 1 October 2020

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2020 HB/CTS end of year updates training day

This course is being run in house.

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.