Issue details

Approval of invest to save expenditure - KEY/22JUL19/03

The decision required will enable the Council to purchase suitable homes within the local housing market for use as temporary  accommodation for households at risk of homelessness.  This proposal is predicated on an invest to save proposition based upon an attached business case. 

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Abandoned

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/06/2019

Decision due: April 2020 by Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Recreation

Lead member: Councillor Steve Allen, Deputy Leader of the Conservative Group

Lead director: Executive Director Place and Economy

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Dave Anderson, Interim Development Director Tel: 01733 452468; Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders and Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Adults and Communities Scrutiny Committee


  • It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.