Issue details

Housing Acquisition Programme

Proposal to undertake an acquisition programme in Ramsgate with a spend of £727,600.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure not in budget and exceeds virement rules;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/09/2018

Decision due: 15 Nov 2018 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Lesley Ann Game, Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Neighbourhoods

Lead director: Tim Willis

Contact: Bob Porter, Head of Housing and Planning Tel: 01843 577006 Email:

What the decision will mean: This will enable the council to purchase off the shelf developments to expand the Council's rented stock. The funds will be specifically ring fenced to Ramsgate post codes.


Agenda items


  • Cabinet report