Agenda

Housing Scrutiny Committee
Thursday 22 February 2018 7.00 pm

Venue: Boardrooms 3-5 - Brent Civic Centre. View directions

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

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 existence and nature of any relevant disclosable pecuniary, personal or prejudicial interests in the items on this agenda and to specify the item/s to which that interest relates.

3.

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 103 KB

To approve the attached minutes from the previous meeting on 16 January 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.

Find your home Programme pdf icon PDF 148 KB

This report provides an update on the general performance of the Find Your Home scheme, the extent to which it is meeting its objectives and the impact the scheme is having on residents in general.

8.

Brent Housing Management (BHM) Development Plans pdf icon PDF 132 KB

This report seeks to update Housing Scrutiny Committee on the Council Housing Development Plans and Infill Programme.

 

Housing demand in Brent follows the London trend and the Council is developing its full response to the service needs via its Housing Strategy. The Housing Strategy will be reported to members separately.

Additional documents:

9.

Brent based Registered Providers (RP) Delivery of Social Housing pdf icon PDF 167 KB

This is a report on Registered Providers active in the borough and the level and quality of services they deliver to local residents in partnership with the Council.

 

 

10.

Housing Management - Customer Service

As part of the ongoing Housing Management Customer Service review, the committee will hear a formal deputation received from Mr Neil Roddy.

 

 

11.

Housing Scrutiny Committee 2017-18 Work Programme pdf icon PDF 102 KB

Additional documents:

12.

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.