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Ending duties

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How a local authority can end its duties to a homeless applicant.

Ending prevention duty

A local authority can only end its prevention duty by serving notice. 

Ending relief duty

In most cases a local authority will have to serve notice in order to end the relief duty. 

Ending interim duty

The circumstances under which an interim duty can end 

Ending duty to intentionally homeless people

When the duty to provide accommodation for an intentionally homeless applicant can be brought to an end. 

Ending main housing duty

The prescribed circumstances in which the main housing duty can be brought to an end. 

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