Agenda

Housing Scrutiny Committee
Thursday 29 November 2018 6.00 pm

Venue: Conference Hall - Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, HA9 0FJ. View directions

Contact: Nikoleta Nikolova, Governance Officer  tel: 0208 937 1587, Email: Nikoleta.Nikolova@brent.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence and clarification of alternate members

2.

Declarations of interests

Members are invited to declare at this stage of the meeting, the nature and existence of any relevant disclosable pecuniary, personal or prejudicial interests in the items on this agenda and to specify the item(s) to which they relate.

3.

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 247 KB

To approve the attached minutes from the previous meeting on 13 September 2018 as a correct record.

4.

Matters arising (if any)

To consider any matters arising from the minutes of the previous meeting.

5.

Deputations (if any)

To hear any deputations received from members of the public in accordance with Standing Order 67.

6.

Petitions (if any)

To discuss any petitions from members of the public, in accordance with Standing Order 66.

7.

Progress on Housing Asset Management Strategy pdf icon PDF 173 KB

This report provides a progress update to the Housing Scrutiny Committee on developing the Council’s Asset Management Strategy and what the next steps will be, including the consideration of the full Asset Management Strategy by Cabinet in April 2019.

Additional documents:

8.

Fire Safety of Low-Rise Domestic Properties pdf icon PDF 178 KB

The report sets out the progress on recommendations provided by the Scrutiny Committee Task Group on Fire Safety of Low-Rise Domestic Properties.

9.

Housing Revenue Account Overview pdf icon PDF 120 KB

This report provides Housing Scrutiny Committee with an overview of the   Housing Revenue Account (HRA) within a local and national context, along with  

key challenges and how they are being managed.

10.

Allocations Policy Consultation (verbal update)

11.

Private Housing - HMO and Selective Licensing Fee Structure (verbal update)

12.

Service Provision on Housing Estates: Members' Scrutiny Task Group pdf icon PDF 93 KB

To enable members of the Housing Scrutiny Committee to set up a members’ scrutiny task group to review service provision on housing estates.

 

Additional documents:

13.

Housing Scrutiny Cafe pdf icon PDF 134 KB

To enable members of the Housing Scrutiny Committee to gain an overview of the housing scrutiny café that was held at Willesden Green Library on Tuesday 16 October.

14.

Work Programme 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 78 KB

15.

Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 136 KB

16.

Any other urgent business

Notice of items to be raised under this heading must be given in writing to the Head of Executive and Member Services or his representative before the meeting in accordance with Standing Order 60.