Issue details

Minor Amendments to the Council's Allocation Policy

A report for Cabinet to consider a few minor amendments to the Councils adopted Allocation Policy in advance of a full review in 2023. The minor amendments include improving our offer for care leavers as well as improving the ability for families to move from under occupied large accommodation into smaller more suitable homes

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Policy Framework Change;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/12/2022

Decision due: 31 Jan 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Phil Alford, Cabinet Member for Housing

Lead director: Emma Legg (Director - Adult Social Care)

Department: Adult Social Care

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

Consultation process

A consultation has not taken place on the recommended minor amendments but a full 3 month consultation will take place when the full allocation policy is reviewed during 2023

Agenda items


  • Minmor amendments to the Councils Allocation Policy