Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
A strategy setting out the council's approach
to tackling and preventing homelessness and rough sleeping in
The subject of the decision
The Chief Officer Place and Governance submitted a report which sought members approval of a new Homelessness Prevention and Rough Sleeping Strategy for 2022-27.
Councillor M Fitzgerald moved the recommendation as per the report; this was seconded by Councillor J Lister. The motion was unanimously agreed.
Alternative options considered
The reason for the decision
The 2002 Homelessness Act required local authorities to conduct a review of homelessness and develop a homelessness strategy at least every five years.
That the Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy for 2022-2027, as presented at Appendix A, be approved.
Report author: Alex FitzGerald
Publication date: 20/04/2022
Date of decision: 20/04/2022
Decided at meeting: 20/04/2022 - Executive
Effective from: 04/05/2022