Decision details

Temporary Accommodation Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


(Report of Director of Planning, Housing and Environmental Health)


The report provided details of a Temporary Accommodation Policy which set out the Council’s approach to meeting its Statutory Housing Duties regarding the demand, supply, prioritisation and suitability of temporary accommodation.  Particular reference was made to the need to demonstrate a clear and consistent approach to the provision of temporary accommodation.


Following consideration by the Communities and Housing Advisory Board, the Cabinet Member for Housing resolved that:


The Temporary Accommodation Policy, as set out at Annex 1 to the report, be adopted.


Publication date: 13/11/2020

Date of decision: 10/11/2020

Decided at meeting: 10/11/2020 - Communities and Housing Advisory Board

Effective from: 21/11/2020

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