Housing Benefit Datasets
Some information released through a Freedom of Information or Environmental Regulations request may be of public interest. In these cases, we'll make this information available in datasets here.
Discretionary Housing Payments
This data is updated annually in April
Housing Benefit- Exempt Accommodation
The data shows the gross rent, eligible core rent for exempt accommodation, by financial year, and a list of current exempt accommodation providers.
This data is updated annually in July
Local Housing Allowance Rates
Data on the annual Local Housing Allowance rates used within the Housing Benefit calculation can be found here- Local Housing Allowance (LHA) rates | GOV.WALES
This data is updated annually in March
Housing Benefit Expenditure & Subsidy
Data on local authority Housing Benefit expenditure and subsidy of Housing Benefit for England, Scotland and Wales can be found here:
Statistics at the DWP
published statistics on benefits, pensions, employment programmes, income distribution and other subjects DWP are responsible for can be found here: