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Housing Ombudsman determination

Decision Maker: Executive Councillor for Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Matter for Decision


The Housing Ombudsman had upheld a complaint relating to the victim of anti-social behavior (ASB) from a neighbouring tenant.


In these circumstances, the Head of Legal Services, as the Council’s Monitoring Officer, has an obligation to report the findings to the Executive. The Executive is obliged to set out what action has already been taken in respect of the findings, what action it intends to take and the reasons for taking the action.


Decision of Executive Councillor for Housing

  i.  Endorsed the actions taken by officers in response to the finding of the Local Government Ombudsman.


Reason for the Decision

As set out in the Officer’s report.


Any Alternative Options Considered and Rejected

Not applicable.


Scrutiny Considerations


The Committee unanimously resolved to endorse the recommendations.


The Executive Councillor approved the recommendation.

Publication date: 05/04/2019

Date of decision: 16/01/2019