HB Circular A2/2014: The Housing Benefit (Miscellaneous Amendment) Regulations 2014

Information for local authority staff about The Housing Benefit (Miscellaneous Amendment) Regulations 2014.



The Housing Benefit (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/213) were laid before Parliament on 6 February 2014.

Most of the changes are minor amendments to terminology and paragraph numbering. However, there are 2 changes which affect:

  • Housing Benefit claimants who are currently receiving Disability Living Allowance and are reassessed for Personal Independence Payment
  • Personal Independence Payment claimants who are hospitalised