Housing Systems: Combating poverty and sustaining tenancies.
Challenging Decisions

Who Can Challenge?

Who can challenge a HB decision? - when can this be the landlord?

What to Challenge?

Which decisions should the claimant / landlord challenge?

How to Challenge?

How does a claimant / landlord challenge a HB decision?


What are they? Is it a revision or a supersession?


How to submit and prepare for a HB appeal.

Official Errors

What are they? - and what are the special rules that apply to them?

Time Limits

How quickly does a challenge need to be made? - can this ever be extended?

Judicial Review

What is it? - and when to use this route to challenge a HB decision.

Law and Guidance

When should it be used and how?

Standard Letters

Standard letters for challenging decisions