Ministry of Labor of Crimea — on the mechanism for providing social support measures for payment of housing and communal services
In the Republic of Crimea, until January 1 2023, the previous procedure for providing social support measures for paying for housing and utilities in kind has been preserved. As specified in the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Crimea, earlier the procedure for providing citizens with social support measures for paying for housing and utilities in kind was fixed by law until November 1 1891 of the year.
Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Crimea dated November 2 2022 No. 12 » On Amendments to Certain Decrees of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Crimea”, the order was extended until January 1 2023, according to which it is provided that social support measures for paying for housing, utilities are provided to citizens by labor and social protection authorities at the place of residence or place of stay within the Republic of Crimea by reimbursement of resource-supplying organizations for the costs associated with the provision of social support measures , the message says.
In particular, privileged categories of citizens will continue to receive bills from housing and communal services for actually consumed services, in which the amount of charges is reduced by the amount of the benefit.
It should also be noted that, by virtue of 12 article of the Housing Code of the Russian Federation, measures of social support for payment of housing and communal services are provided provided that there is no confirmed by a valid judicial act outstanding debt on payment of residential premises and utilities. In this regard, in order to receive social support measures for paying for housing and communal services, citizens should pay for the consumed services on time, avoiding the formation of arrears in payments for the relevant services.
At the same time, from January 1 2022 in the Republic of Crimea, social support measures for paying contributions for the overhaul of the common property of an apartment building are provided to citizens in the form of compensation. Citizens can get answers to frequently asked questions
In order to receive social support measures for paying for housing and utilities, a citizen must contact
According to the press service of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Republic of Crimea.