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Title:Tackling fuel poverty - people receiving income based benefits living in homes with a low energy efficiency rating
Engagement Period: Starts on 19/01/2009 and ends on 30/04/2009
Purpose of Engagement:To measure progress in tackling fuel poverty through the improved energy efficiency of homes inhabited by people claiming income based benefits
Public Benefit:Providing evidence in helping to shape service provision and setting improvement plans and targeting resources.
Directorate:Adult, Community and Housing
Division:Private Sector / Policy Performance and Resources
Community Strategy Themes:
  • Environment & Housing
Background Information:None
Public Events:None
Engagement Method:
  • Questionnaires / Surveys
Geographical Area:
  • Dudley Borough
  • Brierley Hill.
  • Central Dudley.
  • Halesowen.
  • North Dudley.
  • Stourbridge.
  • Amblecote
  • Brierley Hill
  • Coseley
  • Cradley
  • Dudley
  • Gornal Wood
  • Halesowen
  • Kingswinford
  • Lye
  • Netherton
  • Oldswinford
  • Pensnett
  • Quarry Bank
  • Sedgley
  • Stourbridge
  • Upper Gornal
  • Wall Heath
  • Wollaston
  • Wordsley
  • Amblecote
  • Belle Vale
  • Brierley Hill
  • Brockmoor & Pensnett
  • Castle & Priory
  • Coseley East
  • Cradley & Foxcote
  • Gornal
  • Halesowen North
  • Halesowen South
  • Hayley Green & Cradley South
  • Kingswinford North & Wall Heath
  • Kingswinford South
  • Lye & Wollescote
  • Netherton Woodside & St Andrews
  • Norton
  • Pedmore & Stourbridge East
  • Quarry Bank & Dudley Wood
  • St James`s
  • St Thomas`s
  • Sedgley
  • Upper Gornal & Woodsetton
  • Wollaston & Stourbridge Town
  • Wordsley
Target Audience:
  • Other
Target Age Range:
  • 16 - 17
  • 18 - 25
  • 26 - 35
  • 36 - 49
  • 50 - 64
  • Older People (65 & Over)
  • All Adults (18 & Over)
New Service:No
Statutory Requirement:No
Frequency:Annually
Results
Feedback:The data obtained is used to populate National Indicator 187. The percentage of properties with a low Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP) rating of lower than 35 is 3.71% and those greater than 65 is 29.46%.
Follow Up Activities:Next 12 Months

Lead Officer Contact Information
Name:theresa kelly
Telephone:01384 815109
Email:theresa.kelly@dudley.gov.uk