Agenda

Housing Committee - Wednesday, 18 November 2020 7.00 pm

Venue: Microsoft Teams

Contact: Email: committees@broxtowe.gov.uk 

Media

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 126 KB

The Committee is asked to confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 2 September 2020.

 

4.

APPLICATION FOR HOMES ENGLAND INVESTMENT PARTNER STATUS AND AMENDMENT TO THE RENT SETTING POLICY FOR THE ACQUISITION OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING ON SECTION 106 SITES pdf icon PDF 18 KB

To seek approval for the Council to submit an application to become an investment partner of Homes England in order to access grant funding and for the Council to charge affordable rents on new homes purchased from house builders through the planning gain/section 106 system.

 

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5.

REVIEW OF ALLOCATIONS POLICY pdf icon PDF 91 KB

To seek Committee approval for the proposed amendments to the Allocations Policy. 

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6.

VOID MANAGEMENT POLICY pdf icon PDF 21 KB

To seek Committee approval for the reviewed Void Management Policy.

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7.

GAS AND ELECTRICAL POLICIES pdf icon PDF 6 KB

To seek approval for updated Gas and Electrical Policies.

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8.

NEIGHBOURHOOD STRATEGY UPDATE pdf icon PDF 91 KB

To update the Committee on the progress of the Neighbourhood Strategy and the year one actions and to outline the actions planned for year two.

9.

QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS ON NOTING REPORTS

9.1

Noting reports pdf icon PDF 106 KB

·         Housing Delivery Plan Update

·         Performance Management – Review Of Business Plan Progress – Housing

·         Repairs Review Update

·         Grenfell Response Update

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10.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 190 KB

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

11.

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.

 

12.

INDEPENDENT LIVING STOCK OPTIONS