Issue details

Flexible Homelessness Support Grant Additional Payment

We have been advised that we have received an additional £629k grant from the Government to be spent on preventing and relieving homelessness.  Options are being considered regarding the proposals to spend £279k of it in order to increase resources and deliver improved outcomes related to private rented lettings.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Decision status:

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/05/2019

Decision due: Not before 5th Jun 2019 by Director of Resources and Housing

Lead director: Director of Resources and Housing

Department: Resources and Housing

Contact: Megan Godsell, Housing Policy Manager 07714654127 Email:

Consultation process

The proposal includes 2 new C3 positions and so consultation with Trade Union representatives will be carried out.  Consultation has also taken place with HR and Finance.