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IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR APPLICANTS ON THE HOUSING WAITING LIST IN COUNTY MEATH - Review of all applicants for social housing supports who are currently on the social housing waiting lists within County Meath. It is essential that all approved social housing applicants return their forms by MONDAY the 23rd April, 2018.

Date Released: 06 April 2018

 

 

 

Summary of Social Housing Assessments 2018

 

PLEASE READ THIS NOTICE IF YOU ARE AN APPLICANT ON THE

HOUSING WAITING LIST IN COUNTY MEATH

 

The Housing Section of MEATH COUNTY COUNCIL will commence a Housing Needs Assessment in accordance with Sections 3 and 21 of the Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2009 from the 3rd April, 2018.

 

Q. What is a Summary of Social Housing Assessment?

A. The Summary of Housing Assessment is a review of all applicants for social housing supports, who are currently on the social housing waiting lists within Meath. The information provided by each applicant will be reassessed under the Social Housing Assessment Regulations, 2011(as amended) taking into account the household’s eligibility and need.

 

Q. How will the Meath County Council contact approved applicants?

A. Meath County Council will write directly to each applicant that is required for review and who is on its social housing lists at present using the current address provided by the household. (If you have moved address please ensure that you update your details by contacting the Housing Section (see contact details below) before MONDAY the 23rd April.)

 

Q. What will you have to do?

A. Each household will be asked to complete a form and provide documentary evidence of any changes in their circumstances and return this information to the Housing Authority. (If you have any difficulty with completing this form you can contact the Housing Section for assistance). Some applicants will be called into our offices for an up-to-date assessment which will be arranged by appointment

 

Q.  What will happen if I do not return the information requested?

A. If you fail to return this information within the specified time period your application for social housing support will be terminated.

 

This assessment will establish the housing needs of County Meath as at 11th June, 2018. As and from that date, all future lettings of housing units will be made from this assessment. As such, it is essential that all approved social housing applicants return their forms by MONDAY the 23rd April, 2018 to

 

Meath County Council Housing Department,

Buvinda House, Dublin Road, Navan, Co. Meath, C15 Y291.

 

 

Telephone : (046) 9097250. e-mail: allocations@meathcoco.ie

 

 

 

 

 

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