Report following approval of notice of motion at Full Council meeting in November 2018.
The report will give options on how to broaden the Exceptional Hardship Policy to make it more accessible to those self-employed and to include those self-employed who do not qualify for a Council Tax Reduction due to the application of the minimum income floor.
Cabinet asked to decide which, if any, of the options to adopt.
Decision type: Key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/12/2018
Decision due: 11 Feb 2019 by Lewes District Council Cabinet
Lead member: Councillor Bill Giles, Cabinet Member for Finance firstname.lastname@example.org
Lead director: Director of Service Delivery
Department: Service Delivery
Contact: Bill McCafferty, Revenues and Benefits Manager Email: email@example.com Tel: (01323) 415171.
To be confirmed
Making Representations: None