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Private Rented Housing: Social Security Benefits

Question for Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities

UIN 48463, tabled on 6 September 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what steps the Government is taking to tackle private landlords that refuse to rent to benefits recipients.

Answered on

21 September 2022

The White Paper “A Fairer Private Rented Sector”, published in June 2022, provides further information on the most recent Government announcements in this policy area.

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