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Offers and suitability of accommodation

This content applies to England

The factors that must be considered in deciding whether an offer of  accommodation is suitable. Different types of offer.

Offers of accommodation

Different types of offer that a local authority may make. 

Suitability of accommodation

An overview of assessing whether accommodation is suitable. 

Assessing suitability: type, standard and affordability

The factors relating to type, standard and affordability of accommodation that are criteria for the assessment of suitability. 

Assessing suitability: location

Importance of location in the criteria for assessing suitability of accommodation. 

Challenging suitability

The procedure around challenging the suitability of accommodation offered, and the courts' powers where a challenge is successful. 

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