standard housing benefit

standard housing benefit

(in Britain) n
(Social Welfare) social welfare a rebate of a proportion of a person's eligible housing costs paid by a local authority and calculated on the basis of level of income and family size
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Again the British system is closest to the Dutch one, with only households in rented homes potentially eligible for income-related subsidies (the Standard Housing Benefit and the Certificated Housing Benefit).
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