Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To review the Housing Allocation
Consideration was given to a report of the Cabinet Member for Regeneration and Housing / Director of Neighbourhoods that set out the ongoing review of the Council’s Housing Allocation Policy.
Resolved - That the consultation on the proposed changes to the Allocations Policy, as detailed at Appendix 1 of the report, to start as soon as was reasonably practicable and to run for a fourteen-week period be approved.
Reason for decision
Agreement on the approach outlined in the report and the feedback from the consultation would enable officers to further progress the policy review and develop a draft policy document.
The Council had a duty to consult on significant policy changes to its housing scheme, in accordance to Section 166A(13) of the Housing Act 1996.
Details of the alternative options considered were set out in the exempt report.
Report author: Helen Bellis
Publication date: 29/11/2023
Date of decision: 28/11/2023
Decided at meeting: 28/11/2023 - Cabinet
Effective from: 30/11/2023