Decision details

Notice of Motion regarding temporary accommodation

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Council considered a Notice of Motion regarding the provision of temporary accommodation at its meeting on 13 October 2022. Council decided not to debate the motion; therefore the motion was forwarded to Cabinet without debate as it related to a Cabinet function. Cabinet considered a report setting out the issues in relation to the Notice of Motion.


Cabinet agreed the following, to:


1.  Reject the notice of motion, and


2.  Support the response to the Notice of Motion on Temporary Accommodation set out in the Cabinet report.

Reasons for the decision:

The Notice of Motion was rejected as Cabinet had already brought forward plans to extend the council’s portfolio of temporary accommodation.

Alternative options considered:

Agreeing the Notice of Motion was considered, but rejected for the same reason.

Publication date: 01/02/2023

Date of decision: 26/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 26/01/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 09/02/2023

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