Decision details

Review of Housing Allocations Scheme (Non-Key Member Decision)

Decision Maker: Lead Member for Housing and Welfare Reform

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To seek approval from the Lead Member for Housing and Welfare Reform, in consultation with the Leader of the Council, to commence the process of statutory consultation in relation to the proposed changes to the Council’s allocations scheme as set out in section 4 of the report. after consultation, the responses will be considered and proposals to amend the Council’s allocation scheme will be submitted to Cabinet for consideration and approval.

Decision:

That the Lead Member for Housing and Welfare Reform, following consultation with the Leader of the Council:

 

i)             Approves the commencement of the statutory consultation process on the proposed amendments to the Council’s allocations scheme as set out in the report.

Reasons for the decision:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Alternative options considered:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Cabinet/Committee Decision or Scheme of Delegation: Individual member decision

Parties Consulted: As detailed within the report.

Contact: Laurence Coaker, Head of Housing Needs Email: laurence.coaker@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 2788.

Publication date: 21/07/2021

Date of decision: 20/07/2021

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