Freedom of Information Request

FOI request on Household Support Fund

Received: 13 February 2024

Dear all,I would like to request the following information on support provided through the Household Support Fund, under the Freedom of Information Act.1.How much funding from the Household Support Fund for the 2023/24 financial year has been2.spent so far in your council? If all the funding has already been spent, please can you provide the date by which it was spent by.3.How many applications for a) vouchers and b) grants under the HSF scheme have been far in the 2023/24 financial year? If possible, please can you provide a breakdown of the reasons why these applications were rejected, e.g. incomplete application, deemed ineligible.5.What is the longest time in days it has taken to process an application for a) a grant6.and b) a voucher under the HSF scheme in the 2023/24 financial year so far?If it is not possible to provide the information requested due to the information exceeding the cost of compliance limits identified in Section 12, please provide advice and assistance, under the Section 16 obligations of the Act, as to how I can refine my request.If you can identify any ways that my request could be refined I would be grateful for any further advice and assistance. Best wishes,

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