Alterations to the Temporary Accommodation Agreement
Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Finance and Performance [previously Executive Leader (inc. Finance & Performance)], Executive Leader (incorporating Housing & Safer Neighbourhoods))
Decision status: Decision Made
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Purpose of Report: To present information on the alterations to the temporary accommodation agreement.
The Executive Member is asked to approve the changes to the temporary accommodation agreement in light of legal advice and changes in case law.
Resolved: That option 2 be approved:-
To make the changes to the temporary accommodation agreement for existing and future residents.
Reason: This will enable the service to manage temporary accommodation well and efficiently, to the benefit of the customers and the staff in the service. This will reduce wasteful use of staff time in contesting legal arguments in situations where customers should have left the site.
Report author: Ann-Marie Douglas
Publication date: 25/08/2015
Date of decision: 25/08/2015
Effective from: 28/08/2015