Dro - 'normal household expenses???'

Hiya, can somebody help me please - I'm going round in circles.

Want to apply for DRO's (1 for myself and 1 for my husband) but can not
afford to loose the £90's if the OR deems we have more than £50 a mth left after 'normal household expenses'. Does anyone know what normal
household expenses are?
We have 3 children and I work 16 hours a week, the rest of our income is made up from working/child tax credits.
Many thanks:confused:


  • sniggings
    sniggings Posts: 5,281 Forumite
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    Im not am expert on this but Just a quick answer till someone with more knownledge comes along,if you had surplus income you wouldn't be getting benifits so don't worry to much,on 16 hours a week you would have to be a brain surgeon getting paid £50 an hour to have money left to pay on a BRU.
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