Freedom of information response

Accessible housing

Publication date: 
Friday 6 March 2020
Request: 

1. How many properties/dwellings (sometimes referred to as council or social housing) do you own as a Local Authority?

2. How many of the aforementioned properties/dwellings have wheelchair access?

3. How many of the aforementioned properties/dwellings have been adapted in order to meet the needs of a disabled person?

Response: 

1. 9816

2. We have 60 properties noted as having ramped access, however, this figure does not determine whether the properties themselves are wheelchair accessible

3. We have 1712 dwellings that have some form of adaption

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Request reference:
FOI 9788