Section 51 – Conditions as to repayment in case of other compensation etc.


This section permits a local authority, with the consent of central government, to impose a condition requiring the disabled facilities grant applicant to (a) pursue various types of compensation claim (e.g. an insurance claim for damage to the premises), and (b) repay the grant out of the proceeds of such a claim.

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