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Conference 14 September


We are delighted to offer an excellent agenda for our annual conference

We have our excellent venue again offering exceptional spacing. Zoom is also being offered as an option. 

We look forward to meeting all of you on 14 September 2021



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2021 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 2019/20 and those starting in 2021 and their impact on the Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support schemes. We had to cancel last years training so this course will be a bumper edition.

A packed agenda will include (amongst many others): 

  • Where we are on the rollout of the Universal Credit system, the delays and the impact on Housing Benefit  
  • The abandonment of the Harrogate pilot and the impact of this 
  • Employment and Self employment Covid grants 
  • Financial grants and the impact on HB and CTS (“bounce back loans” etc)  
  • The explosion in exempt accommodation cases; key issues  
  • Recovery of HB overpayments; the latest position 
  • DHP and extra funding 
  • LHA freeze and the impact of this on HB 
  • The impact of Brexit on the Welfare State 
  • Housing and regulatory changes in the private and social sector that affect HB 
  • Housing Benefit funding 
  • 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 FOC