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Name: Housing Benefit (Information from Landlords and Agents) Regulations 1997 (No. 2436)
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Administration and financing
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1997-10-08
Entry into force:
Published on: Statutory Instruments 1997 Part III Section 1, pp. 6723-6726
ISN: GBR-1997-R-53117
Bibliography: Statutory Instruments 1997 Part III Section 1, pp. 6723-6726
Abstract/Citation: Implements provisions of the Social Security (Fraud) Act 1997. Gives local authorities administering housing benefit and any person exercising such functions for them the power to require certain landlords and their agents to provide information as to their interests in residential property, including that of any associated bodies. Establishes the time and manner in which that information is to be provided. Sets penalties for offences.

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