Decision details

Risk Based Verification Policy Review

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval to continue with risk based verification policy.




1.    The reviewed Risk Based Verification Policy for verifying Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support claims as outlined in Appendix 1 be approved.


2.    Implementation of the Risk Based Verification Policy in March 2014 by the Cabinet Member for Performance and Resources under delegated powers be noted.


Report author: Jon Topping

Publication date: 07/12/2016

Date of decision: 07/12/2016

Decided at meeting: 07/12/2016 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/12/2016

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