Issue details

Next Steps Accommodation Programme funding approval - Somewhere Safe to Stay accommodation

To seek approval to accept revenue funding from the Ministry Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) from the Next Steps Accommodation programme and Rough Sleeper Initiative (RSI) and to authorise Council borrowing via the Housing Revenue account to fund new supported accommodation for women. This is a key decision as the combined expenditure related to refurbishment of the building and running costs is anticipated to be greater than £500,000.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Little London and Woodhouse;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/11/2020

Decision due: Not before 11th Dec 2020 by Director of Resources and Housing

Lead director: Director of Resources and Housing

Department: Resources and Housing

Contact: Julie Staton, Head of Commissioning 0113 37 87858 Email: