§ Mr. McGrady
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what is the rate of financial assistance given to new Housing Executive tenants who are in receipt of supplementary benefit.
§ Mr. Needham
Tenants on supplementary benefit would generally be entitled to housing benefit, the amount being related to their rent arid rates. Like other claimants on supplementary benefit they would also have access to single payment provided that the prescribed conditions were satisfied.