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Schedule C

EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 1995

AMOUNTS FOR BASIC ALLOWANCES
Renters, Roomers, Owners, and Homeless
Excludes a Shelter Component

# of Dependants (other than spouse)

Dependants
13 Years and over

Dependants
Ages birth to 12 years

One Adult Person
(monthly)

Two Adult Persons
(monthly)

0

0

0

195

390

1

0
1

1
0

446
486

476
512

2

0
1
2

2
1
0

532
572
608

576
612
648

1.  For each additional dependant in the family in excess of two, add to the appropriate amount set out in the Schedule for a family of two dependants as follows:

Dependant 13 years and over .....................................$136/month

Dependant 0 to 12 years ...........................................$100/month

    

MAXIMUM SHELTER ALLOWANCE TABLE
EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 1995
Shelter allowance maximums for renters and owners.    

FAMILY SIZE

MAXIMUM SHELTER

1

325

2

511

3

554

4

602

5

649

6 or more

673

The maximum total shelter budget refers to the maximum amount available to pay for the total cost of: rent, mortgage, taxes, utility cost, fire insurance, common (condo) fees, and where appropriate between October and July, the cost of energy for heat)

Note:  If the monthly cost of energy for heat exceeds the maximum shelter allowance, the actual cost of the energy for heat shall be issued instead of the shelter allowance. (Reg 537 Sec 13 (4) 9)


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