Decision details

Decision Maker: Housing Portfolio Holder

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To enter into a 12 month long arrangement to block book all rooms at 13 Beach Road, Clacton on Sea, on terms agreed including a monthly licence fee. This follows on from successful arrangements that commenced in March 2018.

Reasons for the decision:

To ensure a secure supply of temporary accommodation for homeless individuals and families.

Alternative options considered:

Not entering into an arrangement is the only real alternative. Use of the property has been successful over the past 18 months with most of the building occupied at all times.

Publication date: 28/10/2019

Date of decision: 24/10/2019

Effective from: 05/11/2019

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