Search Legislation

Housing (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 2010

Section 2: Duty of Housing Executive to provide advice

Section 2 requires the Housing Executive to ensure that advice about homelessness, and the prevention of homelessness, is available free of charge to any person in Northern Ireland and enables the Housing Executive to pay grants or to make loans or other assistance available to persons providing such advice. In relation to the form and content of the advice, the Housing Executive must have regard to relevant guidance issued by the Department.

Back to top


Print Options


Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Northern Ireland Assembly department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes accompany all Acts of the Northern Ireland Assembly.


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources