§ Mr. John Fraser
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many people in Lambeth are now receiving rent and rate rebates and rent allowances and as to how many are certificated claims.
§ Mr. Major
On the basis of estimates supplied by Lambeth borough council, in connection with their latest housing benefit subsidy claim the number of people receiving rent rebates, rent allowances and rate rebates is:
Certificated Standard Rent rebates 17,500 4,600 Rent allowance 7,784 3,860 Rate rebates 26,498 9,880