Intentional Homelessness- Podcast

Intentional Homelessness- Podcast

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Price: £30.00

Bulk purchase discounts are available for podcast access for large numbers of staff. Please refer to the Ts&Cs at the bottom of this page for details.



In this 25 minute audio podcast, expert housing law trainer and solicitor Mark Robinson gives a detailed explanation of the law on intentional homelessness.


To listen to this podcast you will need a suitable program/device for downloading and playing MP3s, or if accessing through a PC, suitable hardware including soundcard, headphones or speakers.

Expert housing law trainer and solicitor Mark Robinson gives a detailed explanation of the law on intentional homelessness. Even if a homeless person is eligible to make an application and is in a priority need group, a Local Authority will not have a legal duty to provide long-term housing if the applicant is intentionally homeless.

Podcast includes

  • Burden and standard of proof
  • Contrived homelessness
  • Deliberate act or omission; causation; whether accommodation is available and reasonable to continue to occupy
  • Settled accommodation and breaking the chain of causation
  • Relevant case-law and statutory guidance ( NB this podcast refers to the English Code of Guidance).
  • The law in this podcast applies in England and Wales, except as indicated above.

    Podcast T&Cs

  • Each podcast purchased is for individual use only. Individuals can listen to the podcast as often as required.
  • Ownership of copyright in all podcasts written and produced by Shelter Training belongs to Shelter Training. Reproduction and/or distribution of podcasts is prohibited.
  • Podcasts themselves or the url provided to access these materials must not be posted in the public arena.
  • Podcasts must not be used for a business or commercial purpose or to generate income or revenue.
  • Once full payment has been received an email with be sent to the address supplied containing a link to the podcast which can be downloaded to an MP3 or accessed through a PC.
  • Information provided in this podcast was correct as of October 2013.
  • Bulk purchase discounts are available for podcast access for large numbers of staff: £200 for 10-19 staff; £250 for 20-29 staff; £300 for 30-49 staff; £500 for 50-99 staff; £1,000 for 100-499 staff or £1,500 for 500+staff. Please call 0344 515 1155 to request this.