Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Capital Letters is an ambitious Government and
London Councils sponsored scheme to centralise the procurement of
Temporary Accommodation and Private Rented accommodation from
private landlords. The business plan has now been finalised and
Boroughs have the opportunity to seek Councillor approval to become
1. That Members delegate authority to the Chief Housing Officer and the Strategic Director, Finance, and Governance in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Housing to enter into the required membership agreements and contracts including the nomination of an officer to be a director to sit on the Board of the new company if considered appropriate.
2. That Members note that a further report will be presented concerning the contract to be awarded to the new company and associated arrangements once the company is established.
Report author: Nicky Pooni
Publication date: 06/03/2019
Date of decision: 04/03/2019
Decided at meeting: 04/03/2019 - Cabinet
Effective from: 11/03/2019