The CIPFA Benefits and Revenues Service (CBRS) provides an annual series of benefits subsidy events on the arrangements for the housing benefit subsidy calculation and the completion of the housing benefit subsidy claim form. This short series of events addressing the 2017/18 subsidy claim will run during the first week in April.
04 April 2018Starts: 10:00Ends: 16:30
Novotel Birmingham Centre Hotel70 Broad StreetBirminghamWest MidlandsB1 2HT[See map]
£345.00 excl VAT
£245.00 excl VAT
The events will provide fully updated and comprehensive information on the subsidy claim arrangements for the 2017/18 financial year. They will use the subsidy claim form as the framework for a comprehensive analysis of the overall housing benefit subsidy arrangements, including identifying those areas contributing most to subsidy loss and therefore costs to local authorities. They will also consider suggestions on how to minimise such costs.
The events are aimed at those involved in benefit claim administration who require a more detailed understanding of issues relating to housing benefit subsidy as well as at those who are responsible for completing the subsidy claim, and/or authorising/auditing it.
The events are aimed at:
Delegates will receive details of:
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Sheldon has 16 years' local government experience, including as Principal Benefits Officer at Sheffield City Council, where he managed the service and implemented major changes to the council's benefits administration. He joined the CIPFA Benefits and Revenues Service (CBRS) in 2003 and has trained and advised members of the team on all aspects of benefits legislation and local authority benefits service administration, focusing on the changes required as a result of successive government welfare reform policies and change programmes. E: email@example.com, T: 0114 255932.
Housing Benefit Subsidy and the 2017/18 Subsidy Claim