Agenda

Venue: Virtual

Contact: Hannah O'Brien, Governance Officer  Email: hannah.o'brien@brent.gov.uk

Note: Please note the earlier start time of the meeting 

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 or personal interests in the items on this agenda and to specify the item(s) to which they relate.

3.

Deputations (if any)

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

4.

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 139 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting as a correct record.

 

5.

Matters arising (if any)

6.

Brent New Council Homes Development Programme and Affordable Housing pdf icon PDF 664 KB

This report provides the Community and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee with an overview of the Council’s efforts to increase the supply of Affordable Housing in Brent and the demand it aims to meet.

7.

Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2020-2025 pdf icon PDF 169 KB

This report updates the Community and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee on delivery to date on the objectives of the Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2020-25. The report includes an update on the Council’s response to provide emergency accommodation to single homeless people as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the request by central government for local authorities to accommodate all rough sleepers and people at risk of sleeping rough, including people with No Recourse to Public Funds.

Additional documents:

8.

Delivery of Affordable Housing by i4B pdf icon PDF 179 KB

This report provides an update on i4B’s operational performance. The report includes an update on i4B’s delivery of its policy objectives of providing good quality affordable housing and reducing the use of temporary accommodation.

9.

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.