Decision details

Adoption of the following policies: ASB, Rechargeable Works, Income Collection, Aids and Adaptations

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cabinet considered a report recommending the adoption of four new polices, covering the following aspects of the council’s tenant and leaseholder service.


·  Aids and Adaptations policy

·  Rechargeable Works policy

·  Antisocial Behaviour Policy

·  Income Recovery, including evictions and enforcement policy


Cabinet agreed to adopt and publish the four policies.

Reasons for the decision:

Adoption of the policies was recommended for the following reasons:

They are aligned with the requirements of the Regulator for Social Housing.

They have been the subject of consultation with the tenants and leaseholders groups, who supported the policies


Alternative options considered:

The option to reject or amend some or all of the proposed policies was rejected.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Report author: Sally O'Sullivan

Publication date: 18/03/2022

Date of decision: 17/03/2022

Decided at meeting: 17/03/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 26/03/2022

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