Decision details

Homelessness: Annual Action Plan Update

Decision Maker: Community and Wellbeing Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Following consideration, the Committee unanimously resolved to:

(1)          Agree the priority actions points which have been taken to manage homelessness over the past 18 months.

(2)          Note the use of Homelessness Prevention Grant (HPG) and homelessness grant reserves to cover the increase in expenditure, during 2023/24, to enable the Council to meet its duties under the Housing Act 1996 and Homelessness Reduction Act 2017.

(3)          Agree that a further update regarding nightly paid accommodation (NPA) expenditure be provided at the Community & Wellbeing Committee in October 2024.



Report author: Arjan de Jong

Publication date: 10/07/2024

Date of decision: 09/07/2024

Decided at meeting: 09/07/2024 - Community and Wellbeing Committee

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