Issue details

Tenancy Policy 2018

Cabinet will be asked to consider and approve the draft Tenancy Policy in principle prior to statutory consultation with tenants.


The Tenancy Policy sets out the types of tenancy to be granted by the Council and provides for the review of introductory tenancies and flexible (fixed term) secure tenancies, and is amended in preparation for the implementation of changes to be introduced under the Housing & Planning Act 2016.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/07/2018

Decision due: 8 May 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing

Lead director: Assistant Director of Housing (Acting)

Department: Homes & Housing

Contact: Neehara Wijeyesekera, Tenancy Services Manager Email:

Consultation process

You can comment on this matter through the responsible officers, Neehara Wijeyesekera,  & Beatrice Clingtho-Taylor



Members will be provided with informal briefings and provided with a summary of the key points of the proposed policy.

Cabinet is being asked to approve the draft policy in principle, which will be subject to 3 months’ statutory consultation with tenants prior to Cabinet being asked to approve a final version.



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