Issue - decisions

Housing Revenue Account Budget 2019/20

21/02/2019 - Housing Revenue Account Budget 2019/20

That Council be recommended to approve:

 

1)         the Housing Revenue Account budget;

 

2)         Council house dwelling rents be reduced by 1% effective from April 2019 in line with the Welfare Reform and Work Act 2015;

 

3)         garage rents be increased by 3.70% effective from April 2019 in line with Council fees and charge;

 

4)         Shared Equity Rents will be increased by 3.27% based on September RPI, effective from April 2019;

 

5)         Tenant Service Charges are set in line with estimated costs.

 

6)         the Housing Major Repairs (capital) programme for 2019/20 as set out in Appendix C.

 

7)        Sheltered room guest charges increase from £9.00 per night to £9.50 per night.