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SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 7HOUSING BENEFIT: REVISIONS AND APPEALS

Use of experts by relevant authorities

5.  Where it appears to a relevant authority that a matter in relation to which a relevant decision falls to be made by it involves a question of fact requiring special expertise, it may direct that, in dealing with that matter, it shall have the assistance of one or more persons appearing to it to have knowledge or experience which would be relevant in determining that question.