Decision details

Private Sector Housing Assistance Policy 2021

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Leader of the Council delegated authority to the Cabinet to make the following decisions:




1.   Approve the Private Sector Housing Assistance Policy 2021 (“the Policy”), Appendix A to the report.


2.    Delegate authority to the Executive Director of Housing to make minor amendments to the Policy including in relation to typographical errors or updating post holders titles as necessary.


3.   Note that in respect of the 6 month Pilot Scheme detailed at paragraph 3.4 of the report and Section 10 of Appendix A, the outcome of the Pilot will be reported back to Cabinet to determine whether or not it is appropriate for the Pilot scheme to be incorporated into the Private Sector Assistance Policy beyond that 6 month time frame.

Report author: Alison Knight

Publication date: 03/08/2021

Date of decision: 26/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 26/07/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 04/08/2021

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