Issue details

Council Rents 2018/19

To ask Executive to recommend to Council a 1% reduction in 2018/19 for housing rents, an increase to garage rents and the service charge equal to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) plus 1 % and to not increase the utility element of the sheltered charges.


Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/11/2017

Decision due: 9 Jan 2018 by Executive

No change since last plan

Lead member: Portfolio Holder: Housing & Health

Contact: Peter Whittall, Operations Manager - Housing Advice Email: Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

The issue of the reduction to rents is to be discussed at Tenant Area Housing Panels on 13 December 2017.


Internal consultation:

Portfolio Holder for Housing and Health

Chief Operating Officer

Head of Housing & Community Services

Legal Services

Financial Services


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