Northampton Borough Council were awarded DNA in February 2013. Distinctions were awarded to Northampton Borough Council for:
- HST work in the private sector in negotiating with PRS landlords on number of bedrooms; supporting tenants in affordable warmth, welfare reform, worklessness and financial inclusion.
- No Second Night Out for Rough Sleepers.
- HST multi agency working for a new centre for advice and emergency accommodation for homeless people.