Issue details

Procurement of White goods - Fire Safety Plus

Full Council on 19th July 2017 agreed that urgent Fire Safety Plus checks must be carried out to all council tenanted and leaseholder properties as part of our response to ensure the safety of our residents. It was agreed to replace appliances for any resident if they failed a portable appliance test (PAT). Agreement is required to procure the white goods to replace those that fail the test.

 

Reasons for Urgency:

The tests start on Monday 21st August,  if an appliance fails it has to have the plug removed so that it cannot be used. An urgent decision is required to allow the procurement of replacement appliances so that residents are not left without a cooker, fridge or other

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/08/2017

Reason for urgency:
The tests start on Monday 21st August, if an appliance fails it has to have the plug removed so that it cannot be used. An urgent decision is required to allow the procurement of replacement appliances so that residents are not left without a cooker, fridge or other kitchen appliance.

Report access: Open;

Report Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: Not before 8th Oct 2017 by Leader of the Council

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing

Department: Growth and Place

Contact: Wendy Reade Email: wendy.reade@lbhf.gov.uk Tel: 020 8753 4375.