Housing Policies

A range of policies relating to the Housing Options Team and the Private Sector Housing Team.

Safe and Healthy Homes Policy

The policy states how the council will assist residents to make essential adaptations and repairs to their homes so they can be lived in safely. 

The policy can be viewed here: Icon for pdf Safe and Healthy Homes Policy [397.46KB]

Housing Enforcement Policy

The Icon for pdf Housing Enforcement Policy [552.56KB] explains how the council will use its powers to ensure that residents live in safe and healthy homes. Included as part of this policy is the Icon for pdf Financial Penalty Policy [324.13KB] and Icon for pdf Statement of Principles for determining a penalty charge [381.81KB] under the smoke and carbon monoxide alarm regulations and property redress scheme.

Private Sector Housing Fees

Icon for pdf PSH Fees [42.89KB]

ECO Flexible Eligibility

Icon for pdf Statement of Intent [269.36KB]