Decision details

Housing Allocation Policy (SS19)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve Council’s approach to the assessment and allocation of the Council’s housing stock.


The Cabinet has considered a report detailing a review of the Council’s Housing Allocation Policy with the aim of facilitating the priorities within the  Housing Strategy 2021-2024 and Rough Sleeping and Homelessness Prevention Strategy 2021-2024 and has given approval to the proposed new Housing Allocation Policy as detailed at appendix 1 to the report.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: tbc

Decision Reference: CAB287

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Forward Plan Reference: SS19

Other reasons / organisations consulted

portfolio holder, CLT, Scrutiny Cabinet

Contact: Mark Glynn, Director of Place Management Email: Tel: 0161-474-3700.

Report author: Andy Kippax

Publication date: 10/02/2021

Date of decision: 09/02/2021

Decided at meeting: 09/02/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 17/02/2021

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