Issue details

Voids Performance and Revised Void Policy

There is an urgent need to take measures around amending void policy and process to move towards good practice. This will in turn increase the number of social housing properties available per year to homelessness and housing applications on the register

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant 2 wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/12/2020

Decision due: 12 January 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing and Planning

Contact: Chris Stratford, Interim Assistant Director of Housing Email: Tel: 01476 40 60 80.

Action: To review the current void property process and policy to substantially reduce void period and increase revenues to the Council's housing revenue account and make more properties available per annum to those in housing need


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