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Freedom of Information Request

FOI - Accommodation 16- and 17-year old's

Received: 18 November 2022

1. How many 16 and 17 year olds were presented to your local authority as 'requiring accommodation' for any of the reasons specified in s.20 Children Act 1983 in the periods (as per your financial year)
1. 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018?
2. 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019?
3. 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020?
4. 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021?
5. 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2022?

2. Please complete the following table - as per your financial year. Please only include 16/17 year olds accommodated alone, not with their families:

1 April 2017 - 31 March 2018 1 April 2018 - 31 March 2019 1 April 2019 - 31 March 2020 1 April 2020 - 31 March 2021 1 April 2021 - 31 March 2022
Total number of 16/17 year olds accommodated under section 17 of the Children Act 1983

Total number of 16/17 year olds accommodated under Part VII of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended)

Total number of 16/17 year olds accommodated on another basis apart from section 20 of the Children Act 1983 (please specify what basis eg through a supported accommodation pathway)

Total number of 16/17 year olds accommodated under s.20 Children Act 1983

3. Please complete the following table as per your financial year. Please only include 16/17 year olds accommodated alone, not with their families:

AT 31 MARCH 2018
Number housed in accommodation also occupied by adults who do not provide contracted care and support (including adult hostel accommodation and shared accommodation with floating support)
16/17 year olds accommodated under section 17 of the Children Act 1983


16/17 year olds accommodated under Part VII of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended)

16/17 year olds accommodated on another basis (eg through a supported housing pathway)
AT 31 MARCH 2019
Number housed in accommodation also occupied by adults who do not provide contracted care and support (including adult hostel accommodation and shared accommodation with floating support)
16/17 year olds accommodated under section 17 of the Children Act 1983
16/17 year olds accommodated under Part VII of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended)

16/17 year olds accommodated on another basis (eg through a supported housing pathway)
AT 31 MARCH 2020
Number housed in accommodation also occupied by adults who do not provide contracted care and support (including adult hostel accommodation and shared accommodation with floating support)
16/17 year olds accommodated under section 17 of the Children Act 1983
16/17 year olds accommodated under Part VII of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended)

16/17 year olds accommodated on another basis (eg through a supported housing pathway)
AT 31 MARCH 2021
Number housed in accommodation also occupied by adults who do not provide contracted care and support (including adult hostel accommodation and shared accommodation with floating support)
16/17 year olds accommodated under section 17 of the Children Act 1983

16/17 year olds accommodated under Part VII of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended)

16/17 year olds accommodated on another basis (eg through a supported housing pathway)
AT 31 MARCH 2022
Number housed in accommodation also occupied by adults who do not provide contracted care and support (including adult hostel accommodation and shared accommodation with floating support)
16/17 year olds accommodated under section 17 of the Children Act 1983

16/17 year olds accommodated under Part VII of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended)

Outcome / Documents

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