RE:NEW (6)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-10-23
Session date: 
October 23, 2013
Reference: 
2013/3766
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many Benefit Entitlement Checks did the RE:NEW programme undertake? What was the average level of benefit increase achieved as a result of these checks?

Answer

Answer for RE:NEW (6)

Answer for RE:NEW (6)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

During the roll-out phase of my RE:NEW programme, over 5,000 homes were referred for income maximisation.  The results of income maximisation are available from six participating boroughs, in which 1,704 homes received a total additional income of £216,493.