Homelessness: Your Duty to Refer


The Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 came into effect on 3rd April 2018. It requires public authorities in England to notify a local housing authority (LHA) of service users they think may be homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The local housing authorities in Northamptonshire accept referrals via the Jigsaw software referral portal:
https://live.housingjigsaw.co.uk/alert/duty-to-refer 

Last updated: 19/08/2021