Decision Maker: Economy and Growth Committee
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To present and seek approval for the updated policy.
The Committee considered the revised Housing Enforcement Policy.
Challenging poor quality housing was a priority in the Housing Strategy 2018-2023, with regulation and enforcement being key activities in ensuring that landlords provided good quality, safe accommodation that was well managed.
The proposed changes to the Housing Enforcement Policy included:
The Committee unanimously RESOLVED:
1 to approve the amendments to the revised Housing Enforcement Policy be approved ; and
2 to authorise the Director of Growth and Enterprise, in consultation with the Chair of the Economy and Growth Committee, to make further amendments to the Policy to ensure ongoing compliance with the law and guidance from the Government.
Report author: Karen Carsberg
Publication date: 04/12/2021
Date of decision: 30/11/2021
Decided at meeting: 30/11/2021 - Economy and Growth Committee
Effective from: 11/12/2021