Discretionary Support is administered by the Department for Communities (the Department). The Welfare Reform (Northern Ireland) Order 2015 makes provision for the Department to make payments by way of grant or loan to prescribed persons.
HB Memos contain further guidance on the interpretation of legislation to Housing Benefit and should be read in conjunction with the Housing Benefit Decision Makers Guide.
This screening deals with the Design Guide for Travellers’ Sites in Northern Ireland (2019)
A list of essential and recommended requirements for landlords renting homes in the private sector
Advice for tenants thinking about renting in the private rented sector
An application form for organisation’s who seek to invest in the Northern Ireland Central Investment Fund for Charities
Make the Call Wraparound Service (MtC) reports annually on the financial outcomes as a direct result of people using their service. However MtC also gives advice on other services and supports even though they are not as easy to quantify.
A statement of our role and service commitments in relation to development planning, development management and planning enforcement.
These reports produced by the Historic Monuments Council details the work undertaken during the term...
Local government circular LG 20/19 - Addendum to Local Government Performance Improvement guidance
This Regulatory Impact Assessment considers the impact of amending existing legislation to implement provisions of Directive (EU) 2017/828, on the encouragement of long-term shareholder engagement by institutions for occupational retirement provis
This screening deals with the The Occupational Pension Schemes (Investment and Disclosure) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
The outturn results for the 2017/18 Public Library Standards which form part of the Department's Delivering Tomorrow’s Libraries policy.
Local government circular LG 19/19 - Scheme of Emergency Financial Assistance (SEFA) to District Councils - Flooding 5 June - 5 July 2019
This screening deals with the The Employment Equality (Age) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
Volume 14 of the Decision Makers Guide contains reference chapters for decision makers and professional advisers on the interpretation of legislation relating to State Pension Credit.
This Inter-Departmental Homelessness Action Plan which was published in November 2017 has been developed to complement the Northern Ireland Housing Executive’s new Homelessness Strategy.
Full list of scheduled historic monuments in Northern Ireland.
This screening deals with the Volunteering Small Grants Programme 2018/2019
An information guide for the 2nd Survey of historic buildings in Northern Ireland.