Appeal against a benefits decision - Who is a person affected?

Who is a Person Affected?

A person affected is: -

  • A claimant
  • Someone acting on behalf of the claimant who is appointed by the Courts
  • Someone who the Council agrees is appointed to act on behalf of the claimant
  • A landlord - but only in matters relating to whom payment of Housing Benefit is to be made
  • An agent - but only in matters relating to whom payment of Housing Benefit is to be made
  • Any person from whom, it is determined, an overpayment is to be recovered

 

 


Last Updated on Friday, April 12, 2019

Who is a Person Affected?

A person affected is: -

  • A claimant
  • Someone acting on behalf of the claimant who is appointed by the Courts
  • Someone who the Council agrees is appointed to act on behalf of the claimant
  • A landlord - but only in matters relating to whom payment of Housing Benefit is to be made
  • An agent - but only in matters relating to whom payment of Housing Benefit is to be made
  • Any person from whom, it is determined, an overpayment is to be recovered

Last Updated on Friday, April 12, 2019