Housing Scrutiny Committee
Thursday 12 July 2018 6.00 pm

Venue: Boardrooms 3-5 - Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, HA9 0FJ. View directions

Contact: Nikoleta Nikolova, Governance Officer  tel: 0208 937 1587, Email:

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Apologies for absence and clarification of alternate members


Declarations of interests

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


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 309 KB

To approve the attached minutes from the previous meeting on 21 March 2018 as a correct record.


Matters arising (if any)

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


Deputations (if any)

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


Petitions (if any)

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


Capital Programme Overruns pdf icon PDF 108 KB

The report seeks to inform the committee’s understanding on  overruns occurred in the Capital Programme, the impact of these and the ongoing work to reduce them

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Overview of Resident Engagement Framework pdf icon PDF 199 KB

This report provides an overview of Brent Housing Management resident engagement framework, the associated delivery plan as well as an overview of current performance in the contact centre together with the improvement activities underway to deliver further improvements to the Council’s call handling performance.

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Estate Parking Project pdf icon PDF 117 KB

The report provides the Committee with an outline of the Estate Parking Project, commissioned by Housing Management and working in collaboration with the Parking and Highways teams in Environmental Services, to consider the introduction of more effective parking controls.

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Annual Report 2017/18 pdf icon PDF 80 KB

This report summarises the work of the three scrutiny committees during the 2017-2018 municipal year.


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Housing Scrutiny Work Programme 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 76 KB


Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 114 KB


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.