|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 124 (Apr)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court (London)|
Stuart Catchpole QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court (judgment delivered extempore)
|Representation||Michael Paget (instructed by Duncan Lewis) for the claimant.|
|Dean Underwood (instructed by Legal Services Department, Hammersmith & Fulham London Borough) for the authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||25 April 2012|
Housing - Local authority houses - Tenancy - Grant of tenancy - Claimant applying for discretionary tenancy under defendant local authority's housing allocation scheme - Claimant failing to provide all required documentation - Claimant's application being refused - Authority relying on claimant's violent and aggressive behaviour, underoccupation of property and rent arrears - Claimant making second application - Authority refusing to consider application on basis that grant already considered following first application - Whether that decision being unlawful - Whether first decision being decision on merits.