The Northern Ireland Housing Bulletin is a quarterly bulletin containing information on new housing starts and completions, homelessness, the NI House Price Index and new house sales and prices.
The administrative systems currently utilised by the Department in the production of official and National statistics.
Due to welfare changes in November 2016, employers may be asked to deduct benefit overpayments and Social Fund loans an employee owes the Department for Communities (DfC).
This is called a Direct Earnings Attachment (DEA).
The Department invites proposals for the redevelopment of a combined site at 83-87 Castle Street / 7 Marquis Street, Belfast.
The final date for proposals was 24 September 2019.
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
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.
Department for Communities Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2019.
Annual Reports for the 13 of the 15 Neighbourhood Renewal Areas in Belfast documenting the progress made against Neighbourhood Renewal objectives in 2017/18. The remaining 2 reports will follow.
This screening deals with the Interdepartmental Homelessness Action Plan 2019/20 - Year 2
The fact sheet provides a quarterly overview of the performance and composition of the Fund for the three months ending 30 June 2018.
Each year the Department for Communities (DfC) supports hundreds of projects through funding and grants.
Our historic environment provides authentic and attractive places which increase our pride, character and identity, lead to improved wellbeing and community engagement, and to prosperity through tourism, investment, skills, regeneration and creativity.
Local government circular LG 21/19 - Scheme of Emergency Financial Assistance (SEFA) to District Councils - Flooding 20 July - 20 August 2019
This corporate identity guide offers guidance on how to use the Department for Communities identity through colours, logos and formatting.
Conditions of Entitlement | Assessment for PIP | Hospitals, Similar Institutions & Care Homes | Payability Exceptions | Transitional Provisions | Good Reason
Principles of Decision Making and Evidence | Claims | Revision | Supersession, Suspension and Termination | Appeals | Staying
The delivery of shared housing is now an action in the Draft Programme for Government 2016 - 2021, and the Department for Communities is committed to delivering approx. 200 shared social housing units per year as part of the Social Housing Development Programme.
This guidance is for all healthcare professionals who complete medical (factual) reports for the Department for Communities (DfC) or their Assessment Providers. It gives advice on how patients can be supported through the sharing of information.
Equalising pensions for the effect of unequal Guaranteed Minimum Pensions.
Guidance to assist occupational pension schemes on the use of the Guaranteed Minimum Pensions (GMP) conversion legislation.
Terms and Conditions for the payment of Civil Contingencies Grant 2019/20 (Q1 2019/20)