This Report proposes a Policy for approval
setting out how Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council will meet its
responsibilities to people who are homeless or threatened with
homelessness in Newcastle-under-Lyme.
This Policy relates to the placement of homeless households into temporary accommodation under Section 188 of the Housing Act 1996 Part VII, as amended and longer term temporary accommodation placements under Section 193 where a main housing duty for households has been accepted.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/10/2020
Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Health, Wellbeing and Partnerships;
Decision due: 13 Jan 2021 by Cabinet
Lead member: Cabinet Portfolio Holder - Community Safety and Wellbeing
Lead director: Executive Director - Commercial Development & Economic Growth