Publications

Advice NI produces reports, consultation responses, briefing papers and fact sheets on issues impacting our members and those seeking advice, ultimately shaping our work.
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Inquiry into Universal Credit 5-Week Wait Consultation Response

07 September 2020

The Work and Pensions Committee launched an Inquiry into the Universal Credit wait for a first payment. Advice NI made a submission to the Inquiry and in this paper we provide a summary of the response.

Consultation Responses
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Annual Report 2019

21 July 2020

Advice NI Annual Report 2018/19.

Annual Reports
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Illegal Lending – The Human Story

06 July 2020

In 2018, the UK government announced a new crack down on illegal lending for the first time ever Northern Ireland (NI). This work focused on an educational campaign to raise awareness of the support available for vulnerable communities in relation to illegal lending.

Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI Response to Dept. for Economy Energy Strategy Consultation

03 July 2020

The Advice NI policy team responded to the Department for the Economy’s consultation on their Energy Strategy.

Consultation Responses
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Concerns about digital social security appeal hearings

03 July 2020

In light of public health concerns associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, Northern Ireland’s president of Tribunals and The Appeals Service (TAS) have suspended all in-person oral tribunal hearings until further notice. Read the briefing paper from our policy team.

Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Post-COVID Guidelines for the Advice Sector: Benching-marking against other sectors

23 June 2020

The Advice NI policy team has compiled a range of guidance notes and information to help you prepare your offices and centres for the safe return of staff, ensure safe workplace and working-from-home practices, and support staff after the lock down.

Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Universal Credit and Redundancy Payments

03 June 2020
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Annual Report 2018

22 May 2020
Annual Reports
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June 2019

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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May 2019

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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April 2019

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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March 2019

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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February 2019

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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January 2019

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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December 2018

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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October 2018

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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September 2018

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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July 2018

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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June 2018

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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May 2018

03 October 2019
Think Policy Newsletter
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The independent advice network: Planning and Preparing for a No Deal Brexit

02 October 2019
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Welfare Reform Mitigations: Less Than 1 Year to Cliff Edge

23 September 2019

On 8th April 2019, Advice NI and NICVA facilitated a media morning to highlight the welfare reform mitigations cliff edge NI faces in one year

Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Finance Support Briefing Paper

12 September 2019

Finance Support is the unit responsible for managing the new social welfare financial support funds. Read the latest briefing paper from our policy team that covers the eligibility criteria and how to apply.

Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Welfare Reform Mitigations

12 September 2019

We’re heading towards a Welfare Reform Mitigations cliffedge and thousands of vulnerable people across Northern Ireland may be facing a substantial drop in income. Read the latest mitigations discussion paper by Professor Eileen Evason and our head of Policy, Kevin Higgins.

Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Benefit Freeze

12 September 2019

The [Work & Pensions] Committee has compiled evidence that shows that ending the benefits freeze a year early, [in 2019], would lift 200,000 people out of poverty. Read the latest briefing paper on the benefit freeze from our policy team.

Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Business Debtline Service: Tax Sheet 19-20

11 April 2019
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Mitigations on a ‘Cliff Edge’

17 December 2018

Advice NI, Housing Rights and the Law Centre (NI) today (Friday 30th November 2018) launched a joint report which highlights the approaching 2020 ‘cliff edge’ when funding for the mitigation package agreed as part of the Fresh Start Agreement in 2015 is due to expire.

Social Policy Reports
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Business Debtline Service: Extra Info for Budget Sheets

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 11 - DMPs

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 10 - Bankruptcy

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 9 - Statutory Demands

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 8 - Partnerships

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 7 - Tax Debts

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 6 - Credit Control

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 5 - Limited Company

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 4 - Sole Traders

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 3 - Business Leases

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 2 - Business Rates

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Business Debtline Service: 1 - IVAs

08 November 2018
Business Debtline Factsheets
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Making Universal Credit Better

31 July 2018
Guide
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Rights4Seniors Supporting Active Engagement Project

19 June 2018

Supporting people aged 55+ to go online and access their rights and entitlements

Social Policy Reports
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Evaluation of Advice NI's Building Resilience in Retirement Project

19 June 2018

Building Resilience in Retirement Project Report

Social Policy Reports
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Managing Change Infographic

05 June 2018
Social Policy Reports
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Managing Change - Project Evaluation Report

05 June 2018

27th April 2018

Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI Annual Report 2017

23 November 2017

Advice NI Annual Report 2017

Annual Reports
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Advice NI Response to Improving Lives Consultation

22 February 2017
Consultation Responses
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Punishing the Self-Employed

08 December 2016

Universal Credit in Northern Ireland: Punishing the Self-Employed
December 2016

Social Policy Reports
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Annual Report 2016

08 December 2016

Advice NI Annual Report 2016

Annual Reports
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MASP Evaluation Report 2014

04 October 2016

Money Advice Support Programme Evaluation Report 2014

Social Policy Reports
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Standards of Lending Practice

12 August 2016

New Standards of Lending Practice for personal customers (the Standards) will replace the Lending Code and will bring an increased focus on ensuring good customer outcomes.The new standards build upon the foundations of the Lending Code and will become effective from 1st October 2016.

DebtAction Resources
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Annual Report 2014-15

11 August 2016

Advice NI Annual Report 2015

Annual Reports
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New vulnerability guidance for debt and money advisers

05 August 2016

A new guide for advice agencies on treating clients in vulnerable situations has been launched by the Money Advice Trust. The guide builds on the charity’s existing 12-step guidance for creditors on vulnerability, and aims to help all advice agencies better support their advisers in this area

DebtAction Resources
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Which? Launch New 2016 Pension Guide

05 August 2016

Which? have recently launched their 2016 guide which should help you become pension savvy, as it explains the pension basics, the significant changes to pensions, explores how to maximise retirement income and what tax bills might look like if you cash your pension all in.

DebtAction Resources
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Advice NI Response to DFP Non-Dom Rating System

25 January 2016

Advice NI response to the Department of Finance and Personnel’s Review of Northern Ireland’s Non-Domestic Rating System

Consultation Responses
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Benefit Sanctions in Northern Ireland Oct 2015

11 January 2016

Advice NI has become increasingly concerned about the impact of benefit sanctions as applied by Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) decision makers based on information relating to claimants participation on the Steps to Success employment programme.

Social Policy Reports
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Christmas Tips 2015

02 December 2015

The festive season is fast approaching so Debt Action NI has put together some tips on how to manage your money better in order to reduce the post-Christmas debt and to ensure you have a Happy New Year.

DebtAction Resources
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Advice NI Response to Community Planning Partners consultation

01 June 2015 Advice NI response to The draft Local Government (Community Planning Partners) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI Response to the Draft Budget 2015-16

01 January 2015 Advice NI response to Draft Budget 2015-16
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI response to Review of Access to Justice and Scope of Legal Aid...

01 January 2015 Advice NI response to Access to Justice Review (2) & Scope of Civil Legal Aid
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI's Business Debtline Impact Report

17 December 2014

A report analysing the impact of Advice NI's Business Debtline during its first year of operation

Annual Reports
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Advice NI Response to the advice strategy consultation Dec 2014

01 December 2014 Advice NI response to “Advising, Supporting, Empowering”- A strategy for the Delivery of Generalist Advice Services in Northern Ireland 2015-2020
Consultation Responses
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ANI Membership Profile Report 2014

15 November 2014 Advice NI Membership Profile Report 2014
Membership Profile Reports
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ANI Annual Report 2014

10 November 2014 Advice NI Annual Report 2014
Annual Reports
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Advice NI Strategic Plan 2014-17

10 November 2014 Advice NI Strategic Plan 2014-17
Annual Reports
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Advice NI's Debt Action NI Annual Report 2013-2014

30 September 2014

Between April 2013 and March 2014 Debt Action NI dealt with over 5,200 clients with almost £62.3 million of debt.

Annual Reports
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NIASC Advice Quality Standard August 2014

01 August 2014 NIASC Advice Quality Standard
NI Advice Services Consortium Reports
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NIASC Draft Advice Sector Minimum Training Requirement NEW JUL 2014

01 July 2014 NIASC Draft Advice Sector Minimum Training Requirements
NI Advice Services Consortium Reports
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NIASC Information to members re quality standard work March 2014

01 March 2014 NIASC Information to Members re Quality Standard Work
NI Advice Services Consortium Reports
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NIASC Why Advice Matters

01 January 2014 NIASC Why Advice Matters: Welfare Reform and the Value of Independent Advice
NI Advice Services Consortium Reports
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NIASC Template Recording Categories v3 Jan14

01 January 2014 NIASC Template Recording Categories v3
NI Advice Services Consortium Reports
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Food Banks Policy Report

02 December 2013

This paper aims to explore the issues and provide a basis for further discussion of the growth of food banks in NI.

Social Policy Reports
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Growth of Foodbanks in NI

01 December 2013 Turning the Tide - The Growth of Foodbanks in Northern Ireland
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI's Debt Action NI Impact Report 2012-2013

25 November 2013

A report into the impact Debt Action NI has had during its first year of operation.

Annual Reports
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ANI Annual and Membership Report 2013

01 November 2013 Advice NI Membership Profile Report 2013
Membership Profile Reports
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Advice NI response to Tax Free Childcare October 2013

01 October 2013 Advice NI Consultation Response to Tax-Free Childcare
Consultation Responses
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Expensive Lending in Northern Ireland: A Discussion Paper

23 May 2013

The Executive must do more to tackle the damaging and dangerous levels of payday and illegal lending in Northern Ireland, according to a report produced by NICVA and Advice NI.

Social Policy Reports
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Tax Credits Undisclosed Partner Interventions 2013

01 May 2013 Tax Credits: Undisclosed Partner Interventions
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI response to discretionary_support_consultation_feedback_form April 2013

01 April 2013 Advice NI response to Discretionary Support Consultation Feedback Form
Consultation Responses
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Save Money - Reduce Waste

21 March 2013

Belfast City Council have produced a factsheet about reducing waste

DebtAction Resources
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Advice NI response to DSD Benefit Uptake Consultation Feb 2013

01 February 2013 Advice NI response to ‘Maximising Incomes and Outcomes’- A 3 Year Plan For Improving The Uptake Of Benefits
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI Response to OFT - Power to Suspend Consumer Credit Licences

15 January 2013 Advice NI response to the Office of Fair Trading’s Power to suspend Consumer Credit Licenses– Draft OFT guidance for licence holders
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI Child Benefit changes factsheet Jan 2013

01 January 2013 January 2013: Child Benefit Changes
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Welfare Reform Bill Newsletter 3rd of December 2012

01 December 2012 Welfare Reform Bill Newsletter - Issue 3
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Welfare Reform Newsletter Tuesday 13th of November

13 November 2012 Welfare Reform Bill Newsletter - Issue 2
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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ANI Annual Report 2012

08 November 2012 Advice NI Annual Report 2012
Annual Reports
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October - Welfare Reform Newsletter

29 October 2012 Welfare Reform Bill Newsletter - Issue 1
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Advice NI Social Development Committee evidence

23 October 2012 Official Report  (Hansard) Welfare Reform Bill: Advice NI Briefing
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Advice NI Social Policy Briefing Paper Welfare Reform Sep 2012

01 September 2012 Welfare Reform
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Advice NI Response to WCA Call for Evidence September 2012

01 September 2012 Advice NI response to the Work Capability Assessment – A Call for Evidence
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI Response to DSD Discretionary Support Policy July 2012

01 July 2012 Advice NI Response to Discretionary Support Policy Consultation Paper
Consultation Responses
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2012 May Welfare Reform Update

01 May 2012 Key Issues Coming to the Fore from the Welfare Reform Proposals.
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Advice NI Social Policy Briefing Paper Mar 2012 Tax Credits doc

01 March 2012 Couples with children - new working hours: rules for Working Tax Credit Update
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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ANI Social Policy Briefing Paper Tax Credits

01 February 2012 Couples with children - new working hours: rules for Working Tax Credit
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Advice NI Welfare Reform EQIA Response December 2011

01 December 2011 Advice NI response to Welfare Reform EQIA
Consultation Responses
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ANI Membership Profile Report 2011

14 November 2011 Advice NI Membership Profile Report 2011
Membership Profile Reports
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ANI Annual Report 2011

07 November 2011 Advice NI Annual Report 2011
Annual Reports
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Advice NI Social Policy Briefing Paper Sept 11 ESA

01 September 2011 Welfare Reform Bill - ESA Proposals
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Advice NI OFT Response Debt Management Guidance August 2011

01 August 2011 Advice NI response to the Debt Management (and Credit Repair Services) Guidance
Consultation Responses
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Social Policy BP Summer 2011 Cheques

01 July 2011 The Future of Cheques?
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Draft Policy for Developing Advocacy Services

27 June 2011 Draft Policy for Developing Advocacy Services - A Guide for Commissioners, Mental Capacity Legislation Unit, DHSSPS
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI Manifesto 2011

20 June 2011 Advice NI Manifesto 2011
Social Policy Reports
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OFT Debt Collection Guidance 2011

11 June 2011 Advice NI response to the Debt Collection Guidance
Consultation Responses
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Guide to Debt Relief Orders

10 June 2011

This guide tells you what happens if you are granted a debt relief order (DRO). It is for general guidance only. If you are thinking of applying for a DRO, you should seek legal or financial advice.

DebtAction Resources
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Debt Relief Order Guide - Polish

10 June 2011

This guide tells you what happens if you are granted a debt relief order (DRO). It is for general guidance only. If you are thinking of applying for a DRO, you should seek legal or financial advice.

DebtAction Resources
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Debt Relief Order Guide - Lithuanian

10 June 2011

This guide tells you what happens if you are granted a debt relief order (DRO). It is for general guidance only. If you are thinking of applying for a DRO, you should seek legal or financial advice.

DebtAction Resources
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Debt Relief Order Guide - Cantonese

10 June 2011

This guide tells you what happens if you are granted a debt relief order (DRO). It is for general guidance only. If you are thinking of applying for a DRO, you should seek legal or financial advice.

DebtAction Resources
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Advice NI Response to he Future Regulation of Gambling in NI

31 May 2011 Advice NI Response to the Future Regulation of Gambling in Northern Ireland
Consultation Responses
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Debt Action NI Report 09/10

10 April 2011

Debt Action NI is primarily a face to face debt advice service which has been in operation since November 2009.

Annual Reports
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Advice NI response to NI Draft Budget Feb 2011

01 February 2011 Advice NI response to Draft Budget 2011‐ 15
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI response to DLA Reform Jan 2011

01 January 2011 Advice NI response to Disability Living Allowance Reform
Consultation Responses
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ANI Membership Profile Report 2010

13 November 2010 Advice NI Membership Profile Report 2010
Membership Profile Reports
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ANI Annual Report 2010

06 November 2010 Advice NI Annual Report 2010
Annual Reports
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AdviceNI response To Independent Review Lending Code

20 September 2010 Advice NI Response to the Independent Review of the Lending Code
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI Response to BIS consultation

16 September 2010 Advice NI response to the BIS consultation paper on Managing, Borrowing and Dealing with Debt
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI response to 21stC Welfare September 2010

01 September 2010 Advice NI response to 21st Century Welfare
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI SMI Briefing Paper September 2010

01 September 2010 Advice NI response to Support Mortgage Interest Scheme
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Dealing with Mortgage Arrears

16 July 2010

When you miss payments on your mortgage or you feel at risk of missing payments, you should contact a Debt Action NI advisor immediately for free money advice.

DebtAction Resources
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Dealing with Rent Arrears

10 July 2010

If you are struggling to pay your rent and have missed payments, don’t panic our Debt Action NI Advisers are here to help. Rent is classified as a priority debt and has serious consequences if not paid on time.

DebtAction Resources
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Refused credit? Reasons and rights.

10 July 2010

When you apply for credit, lenders have to make sure that you are who you say you are and live where you say you live.

DebtAction Resources
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What options are available? Ways to deal with debt.

10 July 2010

There are a range of options available to help you to deal with your debt. Before deciding on any of the options please speak to a Debt Action NI Adviser.

DebtAction Resources
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How to Maximise Your Income

10 July 2010

Exploring ways to increase your income may help you to find extra money that can be used to pay your debts.

DebtAction Resources
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How to Budget - Better ways to manage your money.

10 July 2010

Budgeting is away of understanding your own money situation, knowing what money you have coming in and what you have going out.It’s also the first step to take if you are struggling with debt as it helps to show exactly how much money you have available

DebtAction Resources
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Hire Purchase (HP) These goods are mine aren’t they?

10 July 2010

Hire Purchase is a credit agreement which lets you get the goods right away and pay for them by instalments. A conditional sale agreement is similar. But with both these agreements you do not own the goods until you have paid the final payment.

DebtAction Resources
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Liability for Debts on Death

10 July 2010

How a person’s debt is dealt with when they die is a complicated matter and you should get advice immediately. In some instances an individual’s debt may die with him/her, although creditors may be entitled to make a claim. In other instances they may not

DebtAction Resources
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The Debt Advice Interview

10 July 2010

When you decide to contact a debt adviser, they will arrange an appointment for you to come and see them. You should let them know at this stage if you have any special requirements so they can meet your needs.

DebtAction Resources
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Debt Collection Agencies

10 July 2010

When you owe money and fall behind on your payments, your creditor might pass your details to a debt collection agency to collect what is owed. Collection agencies do not have any more legal powers than the original creditor.

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Preparing for the 1st interview

10 July 2010

List of Information required from the client for the first Interview

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Budget Planner

10 July 2010

Better ways to manage your money.

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Bankruptcy

09 July 2010

Bankruptcy is an option that may suit you if you can no longer afford to pay your debts.

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Dealing with Debt

09 July 2010

Are you worriedabout the amount of debt you have? Do you feel anxious about what might happen to you? Don’t panic! Help is at hand and there are several things that you can do to help ease the burden of your financial situation.

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SMR Debt Publication June 2010

01 June 2010  Social Action Plan -  Research on Helping Customers to Avoid/Manage Debt
Social Policy Reports
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Debt Advice for Prisoners and Ex-Offenders

10 May 2010

Debt can be an issue for many offenders. Research suggests that around half of all prisoners have a history of debt problems; a third of prisoners find that their problems get worse during their time in prison and 81% of offenders go on to claim benefits.

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Debt Advice for People with Mental Health Problems

10 May 2010

According to research carried out by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, one in four people will have a mental health problem some time in their lives and one in three people with a serious mental health problem are in debt.

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Debt Advice for People on Low Incomes

10 May 2010

As debt problems reach an unprecedented high, more and more people on low incomes are struggling to manage escalating debt.

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Debt Advice for Older People

10 May 2010

Older people and pensioners are among the worst hit during hard times and retired people are finding it harder to manage as savings are eroded and everyday essentials increase in cost.

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Dealing with Cancer

10 May 2010

Illness can strike at any time, the individual’s world stands still, but unfortunately the financial commitments will continue. A cancer diagnosis may not only affect the patient, but in many cases will financially affect the partner.

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Debt Advice for Lone Parents

09 May 2010

Debt is one of the major causes of stress for lone parents. According to surveys carried out in Northern Ireland, three quarters of single parents are using credit to manage their finances and approximately 40% said they were "always in debt".

DebtAction Resources
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Advice NI response to social fund reform May 2010

01 May 2010 Advice NI response to Social Fund Reform: Debt, Credit and Low Income Households
Consultation Responses
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Systems Thinking Report the big idea March 2011

01 April 2010 The Big Idea: Putting People First
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI response to welfare reform bill April 2010

01 April 2010 Advice NI paper for Committee Stage of the Welfare Reform Bill
Consultation Responses
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VLAS REPORT 2010

01 March 2010 Analysis of Training Provision in the Voluntary Legal Advice Sector
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI Specialist research summary

01 February 2010 What’s Special About ‘Specialist’ Advice?
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI Response to DSD Guidance to Council

01 January 2010 Advice NI response to Guidance on the Provision of Local Generalist Voluntary Advice
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI 2008 AGM Report Crunchtimes

01 February 2009 Crunch Times at the Frontline
Social Policy Reports
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ASA response to DSD Strategy

01 January 2009 Advice Services Alliance response to the DSD Strategy
Consultation Responses
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ANI Membership Profile Report 2008

12 November 2008 Advice NI Membership Profile Report 2008
Membership Profile Reports
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ANI Annual Report 2008

05 November 2008 Advice NI Annual Report 2008
Annual Reports
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OPAC Needs Analysis Report 2008

01 October 2008 Older Person Adviser Course Needs Analysis Research Report
Social Policy Reports
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ANI Membership Profile Report 2007

11 November 2007 Advice NI Membership Profile Report 2007
Membership Profile Reports
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ANI Annual Report 2007

04 November 2007 Advice NI Annual Report 2007
Annual Reports
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Advice NI Social Policy Briefing - Welfare Reform April 2007

01 April 2007 Welfare Reform: Challenges, Choices and International Insight
Social Policy Briefing Papers
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Housing Affordability EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 2007

01 April 2007 Affordable Homes: Impacts of restricted access to affordable housing across tenure groups
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI response to Draft Charges Scheme for NI Water Ltd

05 March 2007 Advice NI response to the Draft Charges Scheme for Northern Ireland Water Limited (NIWL)
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI response to CSA Consultation March 2007

01 March 2007 Consultation Paper on the White Paper ‘A New System of Child Maintenance’
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI response to Treasury Committee March 2007

01 March 2007 Advice NI submission to Treasury Committee Regarding Tax Credits
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI response to PO Network consultation March 2007

01 March 2007 Advice NI response to the Post Office Network consultation
Consultation Responses
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Advice NI e-con Housing affordability report

01 February 2007 Home Truths: Experiences of Buying and Renting in Northern Ireland
Social Policy Reports
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Advice NI response to NILSC Jan 07

01 January 2007 Advice NI response to the Northern Ireland Legal Services Commission (NILSC) Consultation
Consultation Responses
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ANI Annual Report 2006

03 November 2006 Advice NI Annual Report 2006
Annual Reports
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Advice NI response to Draft Water and Sewerage Services NI

25 August 2006 Advice NI response to Proposal for a Draft Water and Sewerage Services (N. Ireland) Order 2006
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Advice NI response to Developing a Registration Scheme

30 June 2006 Advice NI’s response to the Northern Ireland Legal Services Commission Consultation: Exposure Document - Developing a Registration Scheme
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09 June 2006 Consultation Paper on Delivering Access to Justice Through Publicly Funded Legal Services – The development of the Northern Ireland Funding Code
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Advice NI Briefing Paper on DSD Strategy

01 February 2006 Advice NI Briefing Paper on the DSD Advice & Information Strategy
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02 November 2005 Advice NI Annual Report 2005
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01 June 2005 Tax Credit Overpayments: The Road to Recovery
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01 December 2004 Debt on your Doorstep - Who is responsible?
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02 November 2004 Advice NI Annual Report 2003
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01 October 2004 Reform of the Domestic Rating System in Northern Ireland
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01 October 2004 Domestic Water Reform in Northern Ireland
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07 July 2004 Financial Services and Markets Act: two year review: Changes to Secondary Legislation
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01 May 2004 Advice NI response to the Social Security Agency consultation document ‘Proposed Benefit Take-Up Strategy 2004–2005’
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01 April 2004 Tax Credits: Looking Back, Moving Forward
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01 February 2004 Pension Credit - the First 60 Days
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Intermediary Guidance notes as at 24 December 2013

01 December 2003 How to Complete the Online ‟Debt Relief Order”
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Targeting Grant Aid in Private Sector Housing 2003

01 October 2003 Targeting Grant Aid in Private Sector Housing: A Strategic Approach for Northern Ireland
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01 May 2003 Increased National Insurance Contributions - The Contributory Principle:‘On the Agenda’ or ‘In the Firing-line’?
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National Insurance Principle Supplemental May 03

01 May 2003 Incapacity Benefit: Changes to forms and leaflets which have been shown to directly impact upon a claimant’s ability to qualify for benefit
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01 January 2003 A New Centralised Maternity Hospital for Belfast
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Medical Assessments for Incapacity and Disability Benefits Jul 02

01 July 2002 Medical Assessments for Incapacity and Disability Benefits
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01 April 2002 New Deal for Disabled People (NDDP)
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01 January 2002 AIAC Paper on the Social Security Fraud Act (NI) 2001
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01 November 2001 Advice NI Annual Report 2001
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01 October 2001 Northern Ireland Housing Executive Replacement Windows
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01 June 2001 Impact of Welfare Reform and Modernisation: Data matching information across government departments
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01 June 2001 Impact of Welfare Reform and Modernisation: Private sector involvement in the services provided by the Social Security Agency
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01 November 2000 Advice NI Annual Report 2000
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