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Changes to the housing allocations policy

Release Date: 06-Aug-2013
A number of changes are being introduced to the Kirklees Council Housing Allocations Policy that will affect some customers
One of those changes is to remove age restrictions on all council
properties (except retirement living schemes) and introduce the Kirklees Local Lettings Framework (KLLF) and Local Lettings Plans (LLPs).

You can find out more from a special factsheet - please follow the link on the right.

Another change concerns who can take over a tenancy when a tenant dies. This is called succession. The council is writing to all tenants explaining what these changes mean and how their families may be affected.

More information is also available in a special factsheet - please follow the link on the right.