SS v Copeland Borough Council (HB):  UKUT 115 (AAC)
- Ministry of Justice, HM Courts & Tribunals Service, and Upper Tribunal (Administrative Appeals Chamber)
- 1 December 2016
- Decision date:
- 29 February 2016
- Housing and council tax benefits
- Housing and council tax benefits - recovery of overpayments
- Ward, C
Upper Tribunal Administrative Appeals Chamber decision by Judge Ward on 29 February 2016.
Read the full decision in CH/4608/2014.
Where LA seeks to recover overpaid HB from a landlord, open to landlord to raise matters going to whether tenant overpaid, even if in earlier proceedings between the tenant and local authority the tenant has taken no or insufficient steps to challenge.
Published: 1 December 2016
Decision date: 29 February 2016