|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 327 (Jun)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Pill, Arden and Lawrence Collins LJJ
|Representation||Dominic Preston (instructed by Brian Hitchcock, Leicester) for the claimant.|
|David Carter and Lindsay Johnson (instructed by Peter Nicholls, Leicester) for the local authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||27 June 2007|
Housing - Homeless person - Duty of housing authority to provide accommodation - Duty to provide accommodation to person unintentionally homeless and with priority need - Claimant refusing final offer of accommodation due to fear for her and her children's safety there - Local authority reviewing officer finding that accommodation suitable and reasonable for her to accept offer - Reviewing officer finding that local authority having discharged obligation to house claimant - Local authority considering question of reasonableness in light of evidence not available to claimant at time of refusal - Whether reviewing officer applying wrong test - , s 193(7)(F).