Issue details

Temporary Accommodation Allocation, Procurement and PRSO Policies

1.  To agree to publish and implement changes to the homelessness policy:


·  The Accommodation Procurement Policy for homeless households - Appendix 1.


·  The Private Rented Sector Offers Policy for homeless households - Appendix 2. 


·  The Revised Temporary Accommodation lettings framework - Appendix 3.


2.  To note that homeless households in temporary accommodation placed outside of the borough will retain their rights to bid for Southwark’s permanent social housing.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/06/2019

Community: (All Communities);

Decision due: 24 Jul 2019 by Cabinet Member for Housing Management and Modernisation

Department: Housing and Modernisation Department