Decision details

Allocations Policy (D19 20)

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval for a new Allocations Policy in order to support the priorities contained within the Homelessness & Rough Sleeping Strategy 2020-2025.


That the Allocations Policy be approved.

Reasons for the decision:

The proposed revised Allocations Policy has been updated to address the issues raised in the homelessness service review and in terms of the wording in relation to the Homelessness Reduction Act which now makes it statutorily compliant.

Alternative options considered:

To comment on the changes contained within the draft Allocations Policy prior to approval or not to approve it.

Publication date: 20/03/2020

Date of decision: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 28/03/2020

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