Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive – Helen Lockwood
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek approval for the Council to uphold its
statutory duty and update the expired policy document under the
Regulatory Reform (Housing Assistance) (England and Wales) Order
(RRO) 2002. In order for a Local Authority (LA) to exercise the
powers granted by the RRO, a detailed policy must be produced
outlining the types of assistance available to its residents.
RESOLVED - That:
a)The recommendation is for the Council to approve the renewed RRO Policy and implement immediately. Therefore ensuring Oldham adheres to its statutory obligation and continues to provide various types of private sector housing renewals to residents of Oldham Borough.
Option 1 -
Approve the policy.
Option 2 -
Do not approve the policy.
Publication date: 11/06/2019
Date of decision: 06/06/2019
Effective from: 20/06/2019