Issue details

Issue details

Use of Retained Right to Buy Receipts to increase the provision of more affordable housing

Cabinet, at its meeting on 10 November 2021, delegated authorityto the Executive Director for Communities and People, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Affordable Housing, Housing Security and Housing the Homeless; the Head of Financial Services; and the Head of Law and Governance, to enter into agreement for the award of grant, contractual arrangement and/or spend, for the provision of additional affordable housing, using Retained Right to Buy Receipts, within this project approval.

 

At its meeting on 10 November 2021 Cabinet also delegated authority to the Chief Executive, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Finance and Asset Management; the Cabinet Member for Affordable Housing, Housing Security and Housing the Homeless; the Head of Financial Services; and the Head of Law and Governance, to approve any property purchase or development delivery over £500,000 for affordable housing, within this project approval.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings of £500,000 or greater;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/10/2021

Decision due: Before 31 Mar 2023 by Executive Director (Communities and People)

Decision due: Before 31 Mar 2023 by Chief Executive

Considered on: 29 Nov 2021 by Council

Lead member: Deputy Leader (Statutory) - Finance and Asset Management, Cabinet Member for Housing

Lead director:

Department: Housing Services

Contact: Dave Scholes, Housing Strategy & Needs Manager (Affordable Housing Supply Lead) Dave Scholes, Housing Strategy & Needs Manager (Affordable Housing Supply Lead) Tel: 01865 252636 Email: dscholes@oxford.gov.uk Email: dscholes@oxford.gov.uk Tel: 01865 252636.

Reason date could change: Provisional: Decision reliant on another action or process

Is the date subject to change: No

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