Issue details

Resettlement from Temporary Accommodation with pets - Update

To review how the pilot which has been underway over the preceding twelve months, for those who access Temporary Accommodation [TA] ( for both statutory and discretionary accommodation) with pets and the impact that may have on seeking an appropriate resettlement option for their household.
This will mean that the household are able to refuse their first offer of accommodation if they do not feel it is appropriate for their pet, or they cannot take their pet, without the worry of being removed from the housing register or any support withdrawn from the Housing Services team.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Decision due: 5 Oct 2021 by Communities, Housing and Environment Committee

Lead director: Director of Regeneration and Place

Department: Housing

Contact: Hannah Gaston Email:

Public Or Private and Reason if Private: Public

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  • Resettlement from Temporary Accommodation with pets - Update