With council housing in such short supply, most council’s turn to the private sector to source accommodation for homeless applicants. Accommodation offered may be unsuitable for a number of reasons. Understanding your right to challenge a council’s decisions on your homeless application is crucial.
There are tight deadlines to seek a review of decisions made so the sooner you seek advice the better. Our specialist lawyers will advise of the duties a council has to house you and whether there is sufficient evidence to challenge any decision/ breach of duty.