Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Information Only
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To provide an update on performance to ensure
that council homes are safe for residents and that heath and safety
checks are completed when required.
RESOLVED that: -
(a) Cabinet notes 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
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 of Social Housing, 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: 25/11/2022
Date of decision: 23/11/2022
Decided at meeting: 23/11/2022 - Cabinet
Effective from: 03/12/2022