Decision details

Options on the future model for the management and maintenance of Eastbourne Council Housing

Decision Maker: Eastbourne Borough Council Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek members views on the future of Eastbourne Homes Limited.


(Key decision):


(1) To approve the termination of all the existing arrangements between the Council and Eastbourne Homes Limited in respect of the Council’s housing service which shall in future be provided and governed directly by the Council.


(2) That the Deputy Chief Executive, in consultation with the Monitoring Officer and s151 Officer, and in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Housing and Planning, be given delegated authority to undertake the necessary arrangements to give effect to (1) above including the negotiation and signature of any necessary agreements and the establishment of an advisory body to assist the Council in the governance of its housing service.

Report author: Gary Hall

Publication date: 21/03/2024

Date of decision: 20/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 20/03/2024 - Eastbourne Borough Council Cabinet

Effective from: 29/03/2024

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