Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
To seek cabinet approval for the introduction
of a policy for a “Low Cost Adaptations Grant , This purpose
of this grant is to provide 100% financial assistance to for
disabled applicants in respect of building work costing between
£1,000 and £5,000. This enables a speedier response to
lower cost work than through the traditional Disabled Facilities
Grant (DFG) route.
TITLE: Low Cost Adaptations
Cabinet approved to update the “Low Cost Grant” policy for all adaptation work costing between £1,000 and £5,000. This grant would be administered outside of the traditional DFG process.
REASON FOR DECISION: As set out in the report.
CONSULTATION: As set out in the report.
MEMBERS’ INTERESTS: Cllr Daniels declared a personal interest as he had an uncle who maybe eligible
Report author: Joanne Newman
Publication date: 09/07/2019
Date of decision: 09/07/2019
Decided at meeting: 09/07/2019 - Cabinet