Issue details

Minor amendment to the Homes4Wiltshire allocation policy in advance of completing a full review


To introduce an additional reasonable preference criteria for working age households residing in Wiltshire, who are social housing tenants and under-occupying by 2 bedroom or more and identified as most at risk of suffering financial hardship if they continue to remain in their current property following the amendments made in the welfare reform act


Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/12/2012

Decision due: 22 Jan 2013 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr John Thomson

Contact: Nicole Smith, Head of Housing, Migration and Resettlement Email: Tel: 01249 706567.

Consultation process

A full 3 month consultation has taken place from 31st August until 30th November 2012


  • Homes4Wiltshire policy v9