Decision details

Homelessness & Rough Sleeping Strategy 2019/24

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Homelessness Act 2002 requires the Council to carry out a review of homelessness to inform the production of a homelessness strategy every 5 years. The draft Homelessness & Rough Sleeping Strategy 2019-24 meets this requirement.


RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet:


2.1 Agreed the Homelessness & Rough Sleeping Strategy 2019/24.

Reasons for the decision:

It is a requirement of the Homelessness Act 2002 to review homelessness every five years and produce a strategy to address its causes and impacts. This document fulfils this requirement.

Alternative options considered:


Report author: Ann Robins

Publication date: 16/01/2020

Date of decision: 16/01/2020

Decided at meeting: 16/01/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 24/01/2020

Accompanying Documents: