Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
To approve the rent/service charges for
2020/21 in accordance with the Rent Strategy 2020 -2025
The Cabinet considered the rent levels and service charges for the Housing Revenue Account (HRA) and a recommended budget for 2020/21 and then recommended that the Council Meeting give approval to:-
· an increase in the average rent by 2.7% (CPI + 1%) in 2020/21;
· increases in service charges as outlined in Section 3 of the report;
· the Housing Revenue Account Budget for 2020/21 as set out in Appendix 1 of the report.
· Increases in rents and service charges to Temporary Accommodation as set out in Appendix 3 of the report.
Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: yes
Decision Reference: CAB208
Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Portfolio holder, CLT, Scrutiny, Cabinet
Report author: Andy Kippax
Publication date: 05/02/2020
Date of decision: 04/02/2020
Decided at meeting: 04/02/2020 - Cabinet