Traveller Accommodation

Department/Agency

Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government

Key information

Number of Traveller family units classified by: local authority by method of accommodation; local authority by means of accommodation.

Source

A count of all Traveller families in their functional area carried out by each local authority.

Scope

All Traveller families.

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

Final Friday of November each year

Start date

1999

Timeliness

Typically 4 months after the reference date

Classifications

  • Method of accommodation
    - Standard local authority housing; Local authority group housing; Private houses assisted by local authority; Provided by voluntary bodies with local authority assistance; Local authority halting sites; Accommodation provided by local authority or with local authority assistance; On unauthorised sites; Accommodated by or with assistance of local authority and on unauthorised sites.
  • Means of accommodation
    - Accommodated by or with assistance of local authority; On unauthorised sites; Own resources (estimate); Private rented (estimate); Sharing housing (estimate).
  • Local authority
    - The 34 administrative counties.

Theme

People and Society - Housing and Households

Page Created

2011-04-14

Page Modified

2017-09-26

Keywords

accommodated accommodation authority halting house housing local private rented sites travellers