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Rent Setting - Council Houses 2018/19

Rent Setting - Council Houses 2018/19 | South Lanarkshire Council
ConsultationRent Setting - Council Houses 2018/19
StatusCompleted
Consultation summaryA number of events staged from October - December 2017. Meetings of the local housing forums where tenants can find out about the Council’s housing budget, the rent setting process and give their views on the key areas to be considered in setting the rent level for 2018-19. A Scrutiny Panel session with Council officers to consider key budgetary information.
BackgroundThe council has a statutory duty to consult on the level of council house rent increase each year.
Why are we consulting?To give council house tenants a chance to be part of the process of setting their rent levels for the coming year and to give their views.
Who are we consultingTenants
How will findings be used?The feedback received from over 400 tenants was included in the report presented to Executive Committee on 28th February 2018, where approval was given for a 3.95% rent increase.
Start date29.10.17
End date31.12.17
Results available31.01.18
Consultation typeQualitative and Quantitative
Consultation methodOn-line survey/poll
SubjectHousing and homeless
Council themeCustomer focus
Contact nameAileen Muir
Contact phone01698 454121
Contact email aileen.muir@southlanarkshire.gov.uk