Agenda

Housing Committee
Wednesday, 29 January 2020 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Council Offices, Foster Avenue, Beeston NG9 1AB

Contact: Email: committees@broxtowe.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

To receive any apologies and notification of substitutes.

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are requested to declare the existence and nature of any disclosable pecuniary interest and/or other interest in any item on the agenda.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 284 KB

The Committee is asked to confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 27 November 2019.

 

4.

HOUSING STRATEGY 2020 - 2024 pdf icon PDF 123 KB

To consult with committee about the themes and format of the new Housing Strategy and a timetable for production.

 

5.

HOUSING DELIVERY PLAN UPDATE pdf icon PDF 209 KB

To update committee on the work to deliver the Housing Delivery Plan (HDP) and to seek approval to the commissioning of feasibility work for the remaining Phase 1 sites.

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6.

EMPTY HOMES STRATEGY pdf icon PDF 7 KB

To request the approval of a revised Empty Homes Strategy.

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7.

MOBILITY SCOOTER POLICY pdf icon PDF 191 KB

This Policy sets out the guidelines for the storage and charging of tenant’s mobility scooters in Council owned properties.

 

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8.

MANAGEMENT OF COMMUNAL AREAS POLICY pdf icon PDF 21 KB

To seek Committee approval for a new policy that provides guidance on how the Council will manage its communal areas within its housing blocks and schemes.

 

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9.

GAS AND ELECTRICAL POLICIES pdf icon PDF 7 KB

To seek approval for updated Gas and Electrical Policies.

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10.

HOUSEMARK AND SURVEY OF TENANTS AND RESIDENTS UPDATE pdf icon PDF 229 KB

To inform the Committee about how the information provided through the HouseMark annual report and STAR survey has been used.

 

11.

RENT PAYMENT METHODS pdf icon PDF 103 KB

To inform the group of additional payment options available to Broxtowe Borough Council.

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12.

HOUSING REPAIRS REVIEW

To inform the Housing Committee of the findings of the review of the Housing Repairs Service and request that members approve the recommendations outlined in appendix 3. This report is circulated spererately with the agenda.

 

13.

Business Plans and Financial Estimates 2020/21 - 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 232 KB

To consider proposals for business plans; detailed revenue budget estimates for 2020/21; capital programme for 2020/21 to 2022/23; and proposed fees and charges for 2020/21 in respect of the Council’s priority areas.

 

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14.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 101 KB

To consider items for inclusion in the Work Programme for future meetings.

 

15.

EXCLUSION OF PUBLIC AND PRESS

The Committee is asked to RESOLVE that, under Section 100A of the Local Government Act, 1972, the public and press be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 1 and 2 of Schedule 12A of the Act.

 

 

 

16.

AIDS AND ADAPTIONS

17.

FENCE REPLACEMENT