Housing and Homelessness Policy and Accountability Committee

Purpose of committee

Principal Functions

·       To develop policy within the scope of the Committee and make recommendations to the Cabinet

·       Monitor the administration and spending in services within its scope

·       To review the impact of decisions and policies implemented by the Council

·       Lead responsibility for scrutinising the relevant Cabinet Members(s).



To monitor the policy, administration and spending of all aspects of:

·       Housing (including privately owned, council, housing association, sheltered and supported housing)

·       Provision of homes for local residents

·       Tackling and reducing homelessness

·       Any other matter allocated by the Policy and Oversight Board


Contact information

Support officer: Debbie Yau. Email: Debbie.Yau@lbhf.gov.uk

Email: Debbie.Yau@lbhf.gov.uk