|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 103 (Jun)|
Scott Baker J
|Representation||Tracey Bloom (instructed by Eve Wee) for K.|
|Joy Dykers (instructed by Gifty Edila) for the authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||13 June 2001|
Housing - Homeless person - Duty of housing authority to provide accommodation - Claimant seeking mandatory order compelling authority to comply with statutory duty - Authority admitting in breach of duty - Authority adducing evidence of difficulties in obtaining suitably sized properties in its borough - Whether lack of resources material consideration in exercise of discretion to grant mandatory order - Whether mandatory order appropriate - s 193(2).