Agenda and decisions

Venue: Hybrid Meeting

Contact: Ceri Shotton 01352 702305  Email: ceri.shotton@flintshire.gov.uk

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Items
No. Item

2.

Declarations of Interest (including Whipping Declarations)

To receive any Declarations and advise Members accordingly.

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Decision:

No declarations were made.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 96 KB

To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 6 July, 2022.

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Decision:

That the minutes be approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

4.

Forward Work Programme and Action Tracking pdf icon PDF 83 KB

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Decision:

(a) That the Forward Work Programme be noted;

 

(b) That the Facilitator, in consultation with the Chair of the Committee, be authorised to vary the Forward Work Programme between meetings, as the need arises; and

 

(c) That the Committee notes the progress made in completing the outstanding actions.

5.

Strategic Housing and Regeneration Programme (SHARP) pdf icon PDF 169 KB

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Decision:

(a) That the progress with the Strategic Housing & Regeneration Programme (SHARP) to date be noted;

 

(b) That the changes in Welsh Government funding for social housing be noted; and

 

(c) That the changes to the criterion for registration with Tai Teg for affordable rented housing be noted;

 

(d) That the outline development programme SHARP 2 be noted; and

 

(e) That the Committee support the re-allocation of £121K budget for scheme investigation and feasibility works to support new delivery routes.

6.

Void Management pdf icon PDF 311 KB

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Decision:

(a) That the Committee note the increasing pressures and challenges impacting on service delivery across the Housing and Communities Portfolio; and

 

(b) That the Committee support the proposals for addressing the challenges identified.

Item 6 - Voids Management slides pdf icon PDF 219 KB

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7.

Rapid Rehousing pdf icon PDF 375 KB

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Decision:

That the Committee note the report and principles of Rapid Rehousing.

8.

Disabled Facilities Grant pdf icon PDF 112 KB

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Decision:

(a) That the updated DFG Policy be supported and the ongoing work to improve the service be noted;

 

(b) That the amendment, shown at Appendix 2 in the Policy, for the removal of the means test for medium sized adaptations be noted; and

 

(c) That the changes to Land Charges in-line with Welsh Government Revised Housing Standards, as outlined in the report, be noted.

9.

Council Plan 2022/23 Timeline Review pdf icon PDF 84 KB

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Decision:

That the Council Plan Part 1 reviewed and updated timelines for completion be agreed.