Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To provide assurance that Council homes within
the Bournemouth and Poole Neighbourhoods are being managed in
accordance with health and safety legislation and best practice and
that the Council is compliant with current regulations and
RESOLVED that: -
(a) Cabinet noted the compliance information provided which details how the council is performing against statutory building compliance relating to its council housing; and
(b) A performance report will be made annually to Cabinet in future years.
Portfolio Holder: People and Homes
Councillor N Brooks and B Dunlop declared interests in this item and remained present.
The council, as a landlord, has many legal obligations it must satisfy to ensure the health, safety and welfare of its tenants and leaseholders. It must also adhere to the regulatory standards as set out by the Regulator, particularly the Home Standard.
Councillors should also have oversight and assurance of compliance against the legal and regulatory requirements that are placed upon it through this annual report to Cabinet.
Report author: Seamus Doran
Publication date: 14/01/2022
Date of decision: 12/01/2022
Decided at meeting: 12/01/2022 - Cabinet
Effective from: 22/01/2022