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Operation of the homeless persons legislation in Scotland: quarters ending 30 June and 30 September 2011 (including households in temporary accommodation at 31 December 2011)

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ISBN9781780456140
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateFebruary 14, 2012

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ISBN 978 1 78045 614 0 (Web publication only)
DPPAS 12499

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A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Contents

Introduction and Main Points
Applications
Assessments
Outcomes
Actions Taken to Prevent Homelessness
Households in Temporary Accommodation
Notifications Received Under Section 11 of the Homelessness etc (Scotland) Act 2003

Tables

Table 1 - Applications by Local Authority Area: Quarter Apr-Jun 2010 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2011
Table 2 - Cases Assessed as homeless by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2010 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2011
Table 3 - Cases Assessed as priority homeless by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2009 to Quarter Jul-Sep 2011
Table 4 - Percentage of homeless assessed as priority by local authority: Quarter Apr-Jun 2010 to Quarter Jul-Sept 2011
Table 5 - Previous housing circumstances of applicants: Apr-Jun 2010 to Jul-Sept 2011
Table 6 - Main reason for applying as homeless: Apr-Jun 2010 to Jul-Sept 2011
Table 7 - Reasons for loss of accommodation for those who previously rented/owned their accommodation Applications: Apr-Jun 2010 to Jul-Sept 2011
Table 8 - Reasons for becoming homeless while living with parents/ relatives/ friends or partners
Table 9 - Assessment decision by presence of children in household and age of main applicant: April to September 2011
Table 10 - All cases closed by whether contact with the applicant was maintained Cases closed Apr-Sep 2010 to Jul-Sep 2011
Table 11 - Local Authority action by assessment decision: April to September 2011
Table 12 - Final outcomes by assessment decision: April to September 2011
Table 13 - Households in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 1997 to 31 December 2011
Table 14 - Households in temporary accommodation by accommodation type: at 31 March 2004 to 31 December 2011
Table 15 - Households in temporary accommodation by local authority: at 30 June 2011
Table 16 - Households in temporary accommodation by local authority: at 30 September 2011
Table 17 - Households in temporary accommodation by local authority: at 31 December 2011
Table 18 - Households in temporary accommodation by local authority area: at 31 December 2010 to 31 December 2011
Table 19 - Breaches of Unsuitable Accommodation Order by local authority area
Table 20 - Notifications under Section 11 of Homelessness etc (Scotland) Act 2003 of households at risk of homelessness due to eviction
Supplementary Tables

Notes on Tables
Summary of Current Legislation
Comparability with other UK Homelessness Statistics
A National Statistics publication for Scotland