HC Deb 04 December 1995 vol 268 cc7-8W
Mr. Cann

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what proportion of new lettings by housing associations have been made to people in receipt of housing benefit in(a) 1994 and (b) 1995 to date. [3187]

Mr. Clappison

The latest available information relates to housing association lettings to households that are eligible for either full or partial housing benefit.

The figures for 1994 and the first nine months of 1995 are:

Housing association new lettings: per cent. eligible for housing benefit
England Percentage
1994 82
19951 82


11 January to 30 September.


CORE new lettings database.