Research and analysis

Communications with local authorities and the Targeted Affordability Fund: Local Authority Insight Survey Wave 29

This research presents findings on how DWP communicates with local authorities and on the Targeted Affordability Fund.


Findings from the local authority insight survey: wave 29: communications and the Targeted Affordability Fund


The Local Authority Insight Survey aims to discover how local authorities administer benefits and gather their points of view on current issues.

This wave covers:

Through the Targeted Affordability Fund, the government has increased Local Housing Allowance rates in certain areas by 4% to help prevent those areas becoming unaffordable for Housing Benefit claimants.

Published 17 December 2015