Decision details

Low Cost Adaptations / Addasiadau Cost Isel

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

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