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Decision details

Proactive Delivery of Affordable Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Councillor Geoff Saul, Executive Member for Housing and Social Welfare, introduced the report, which outlined the Council’s aspiration for a more proactive approach to increasing the supply of affordable housing within the district. The report further outlined how this could be achieved with the required resources.


Councillor Geoff Saul proposed that the Executive agree to the recommendations as listed on the report. This was seconded by Councillor Andy Graham, was put to a vote, and was agreed unanimously by the Executive.


The Executive Resolved to:

  1. Note the suggestions to be explored, in order to increase the supply of affordable homes within the district;
  2. Approve the appointment of a new Strategic Housing Development & Enabling Manager.

Publication date: 17/11/2023

Date of decision: 15/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 15/11/2023 - Executive

Effective from: 26/11/2023

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