Issue details

Housing Repairs and Maintenance Service (Part I and Part II Report)

Following up a decision approved in March 2017 to expand the current Direct Labour Organisation within the housing service to take on responsibility for all responsive repairs and voids services with effect from April 2019.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Contract Value: >£1million annual/£4million including extensions/transfer of >50 employees/commerci;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/06/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: 3 Jul 2018 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Richard Clewer, Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Military-Civilian Integration, Health and Wellbeing, Economic Development, Heritage, Arts, and Tourism

Lead director: James Barrah (Director - Assets)

Department: Assets

Contact: Janet O'Brien, Head of Housing Strategy and Assets Email: Tel: 01249 706550.

Consultation process

In advance of the decision consultation has been with internal colleagues and the Cabinet Member. A focus group including Housing Board members and some residents has also been involved in agreeing the proposal.
Following the decision, consultation will take place with staff, partners and other stakeholders


Legal, finance, procurement, HR, Cabinet Member, Housing Board

Agenda items


  • Housing Repairs and Maintenance Service