Priority Need Order (England) 2002, as amended by Domestic Abuse Act 2021 (showing changes)

This guide shows how the Homelessness (Priority Need for Accommodation) (England) Order 2002 was amended by the Domestic Abuse Act 2021.

The changes came into force on 5 July 2021, by virtue of section 78(8) of the 2021 Act, and regulation 2(2) of The Domestic Abuse Act 2021 (Commencement No. 1 and Saving Provisions) Regulations 2021.

The guide shows the amendments in red text, for ease of reference.

For the definition of domestic abuse, see sections 1 to 3 of the 2021 Act.

Note: legislation changes regularly. Always check that you are using the current version.

Country England

User AdvocateMember of the PublicSocial Landlord or Local Authority

Subject Homelessness

Document Type Leaflet / Guide


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