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Decision details

Housing Benefit Overpayment Write-Offs

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet considered a report which proposed writing–off Housing Benefit overpayments, amounting to £39,792.31, where recovery was prohibited, not considered appropriate or where the customer had absconded.




That the sum of £39,792.31, shown in Exempt Appendix A to the report, on the closed part of the agenda, be written-off as irrecoverable.


Publication date: 16/09/2019

Date of decision: 25/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 25/07/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 26/07/2019

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