General Needs Housing applies to general family housing and dwellings for singles and couples. The accommodation is normally provided in self – contained bungalow, house, flat or maisonette form. Singles may however be accommodated in 'shared' dwelling form.
The TCI Area/Cost bands applicable to self-contained and shared General Needs accommodation are described in the detail in the General Needs Housing TCI Area/ Cost Bands Applicable in Table 1 below. The background information and the detail of calculation of grant is contained under calculating grant.