The minutes of each Department Management Board (DMB) will be available once they have been ratified. A copy of the ratified minutes are attached.
Local Councils prompt payments report for quarter ending September 2019.
The Department decided that the UCCF should be delivered within the current Discretionary Support (DS) Scheme, which is provided for in the DS Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016. Payments from the UCCF are made available in the form of non-
The Social Security (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019 make amendments to the Social Security (Immigration and Asylum) Consequential Amendments Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2000. These changes to domestic legislation
The Scheme of Emergency Financial Assistance (SEFA) is designed to aid individual householders who have suffered severe inconvenience as a result of internal flooding to their properties.
The current definition of affordable housing was drafted to reflect the affordable housing products available at the time of its development, namely social housing and shared ownership housing.
The total number of appeals registered during the year to which this report relates was 9197, of which 1021 were monitored.
The Development Guide has been amended to provide an update to Scheme Approval – Band 3 – Other schemes: New Build/Re-improvement/Rehabilitation/Supported Housing/Works Only
The Development Guide has been amended to provide an update to Calculating Grant – Total Cost Indicators (TCI) Summary.
Statistics on participation in sport: findings from the 2018/19 Continuous Household Survey.
The Benefit Cap is a limit on the total amount of benefit that working-age people can receive. From 31 May 2016, the amount a household could receive in benefit income was limited to £26,000 per annum.
This Statistical Fact Sheet, which is published three times a year (along with a more detailed annual bulletin), presents key information on employment vacancies which have been notified to the Department for Communities (DfC) JobCentres / Jobs &a
This report gives detailed information on progress on the standard of decision making within the Child Maintenance Service.
The fact sheet provides a quarterly overview of the performance and composition of the Fund for the three months ending 30 September 2019.
Sample PIP form and information booklet
Statistics on experience of volunteering: findings from the 2018/19 Continuous Household Survey.
Personal Independence Payment is a new benefit replacing Disability Living Allowance for people aged 16 to 64 years.
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is a new benefit designed to help people with long-term health conditions or disabilities live more independently by supporting those in greatest need.
A quick guide for advisors when making a Personal Independence Payment (PIP) claim on behalf of someone who is terminally ill (who has less than six months to live) to allow them to get help quickly when they claim PIP.
Personal Independence Payment is a new benefit replacing Disability Living Allowance for people aged 16 to 64 years. Personal Independence Payment and Disability Living Allowance cannot be claimed at the same time.