Decision details

Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2021-2026 - JAN22/CAB/64

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


As a Major Policy, the strategy requires scrutiny and agreement from Cabinet and Full Council. 


Cabinet considered the report and RESOLVED to:

1.                Recommend the Strategy and Action Plan to Full Council for approval. 


Reasons for the decision:

It is recommended that committee approve progressing the report through to full council approval in order for the council to fulfil its statutory duty in relation to homelessness and to provide the Housing Needs service its service direction for the coming years in tackling homelessness in the city.   

Alternative options considered:

No alternative options have been considered. It is a statutory requirement to develop a homelessness and rough sleeping strategy. 

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Background Documents:

This report and strategy has been developed in accordance with the guidance in the Homelessness Code of Guidance 2018. 

Publication date: 10/01/2022

Date of decision: 10/01/2022

Decided at meeting: 10/01/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 14/01/2022

Accompanying Documents: