Decision details

Self-Financing for the Stockport Housing Revenue Account

Decision Maker: Corporate, Resource Management & Governance Scrutiny Committee, Executive, Council Meeting

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


To consider and agree the implications of implementing self- financing for the Stockport Housing Revenue Account from April 2012 and agree the 30 year  business plan and asset management strategy for the Housing Revenue Account.


A joint report (copies of which had been circulated) of the Corporate Director, Corporate and Support Services and the Service Director, Place Development was submitted providing the Scrutiny Committee with details of the current offer made by government to Stockport to self-finance its housing service and seeks the comments of the Scrutiny Committee on the work completed to date and the key assumptions to be used in preparing a 30 year Business Plan for the HRA.


The Executive Councillor (Communities), Councillor Mark Weldon attended the meeting and introduced the report.


RESOLVED – That the report and draft Asset Management Strategy and Business Plan be noted.

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: Where appropriate Equality Impact assessments will be completed

Forward Plan Reference: FIN/ C 7

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Corporate, Resource Management and Governance Scrutiny Committee; Adults and Communities Scrutiny Committee and the HRA Self-financing customer panel.


Representations should be submitted in writing to Corporate Director for Place or Corporate Director for Corporate and Support Services

Contact: Paul Lawrence, Services for Place Email: Tel: 0161-474-4515.

Publication date: 30/01/2012

Date of decision: 24/01/2012

Decided at meeting: 24/01/2012 - Corporate, Resource Management & Governance Scrutiny Committee

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