Letter to Ministries on Alternative Accommodation Guidelines

Please find enclosed guidelines put forward by the agencies of the Property Legislation Implementation Plan (OHR, UNHCR, OSCE, CRPC, UNMIBH), in response to numerous questions and issues raised by municipal housing offices and OMIs throughout the country, for guidance on payment of lump sums sufficient to cover the housing expenses of temporary occ [...]

Guidelines on the Lump-sum Payments for Alternative Accommodation

1. Lump-sum alternative accommodation should, in principle, only be used in localities where it has been demonstrated that there are no more cost-effective sources of AA.
2. There must be an advance determination by the competent authority of standard minimum monthly rent per housing unit in the municipality, which forms the basis of calcula [...]

PLIP Letter

The Housing Verification and Monitoring Unit of the OHR/RRTF was established in 1999 to assist local authorities in the implementation of the property legislation. By verifying beneficiaries that have previously received international assistance for reconstruction, the HVM unit of the OHR/RRTF identifies cases of double or multiple occupancy, whic [...]