Keeping Whitehall at bay - the impact of welfare reform in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

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Published by Jon Land for 24dash.com in Housing and also in Universal Credit

Welfare reform will dominate the housing agenda in all parts of the UK in 2013. However, while most of the attention focuses on what’s happening in England, landlords and tenants in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland face many of the same problems – and some big ones of their own too. Jules Birch reports. Scotland The bedroom tax and direct payment are the two big concerns for landlords in Scotland. However, welfare reform has also brought an unexpected headache for local authority...

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