This report seeks the Executive’s approval to implement amendments to the Housing Allocations Policy.
The Council’s new Housing Allocations Policy went live on 1st May 2013.
The Member Officer Working Group which had overseen the development of this policy was reconvened in October 2013 to evaluate the impact of the new policy and consider the need for any changes.
The findings and proposed changes were reported to the Health and Housing Policy Development and Review Panel in November 2013, prior to being issued for public consultation.
This report summarises the findings of the Member Officer Working Group, and considers the issues raised through the formal consultation.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Significant affect on 2 or more wards;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/01/2014
: Housing Strategy;
Decision due: 3 Mar 2014 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member for Housing
Lead director: Director of Community
Contact: Sara Head Email: email@example.com.
Background Papers: Member Working Group discussion notes File of consultation responses from tenants