Issue details

Issue details

Introduction of a Rent Guarantee Scheme

To agree changes in the Councils offer to local landlords in a small two year pilot to launch a rent guarantee. The aim is to secure and sustain more lets in the Oxford private rented sector.


In exchange households threatened with homelessness would agree to a tailored package of measures to boost their financial independence.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on people living or working in at least 2 wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/06/2016

Decision due: 15 Sep 2016 by City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)
Reason: Confirmed

Lead member: Housing (expired)

Lead director: Executive Director for Regeneration and Housing

Department: Housing Services

Contact: Paul Wilding, Rough Sleeping & Single Homeless Manager Email: Tel: 01865 252461.

Consultation process


Reason date could change: Confirmed

Is the date subject to change: No


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