Issue - meetings

Homes for Ukraine funding

Meeting: 18/07/2023 - Council (Item 26)

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To receive and consider the report of the Director of Communities. 

Decision:

1.         To receive the Ukrainian guest funding allocation of £476,000 and create a budget to allocate the funding.

2.         To receive further Ukrainian guest grant funding allocations and create an equivalent level of budget to allocate the funding for subsequent financial years.

3.         The funds will be allocated by the Executive Member for Housing in accordance with the requirements of the scheme.

Minutes:

The Executive Member (Homes and Housing), Councillor Terry Howarth presented the report of the Director (Communities).  

 

The report provided a breakdown of the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) funding committed to the council to assist with the costs of supporting Ukrainian refugees (also known as guests) and local sponsors under the Homes for Ukraine (HfU) Scheme.

 

The Executive Member (Homes and Housing), Councillor Terry Howarth proposed and the Executive Member (Early Intervention), Councillor Beverley Murray seconded, and it was Resolved (unanimously)

 

1.         To receive the Ukrainian guest funding allocation of £476,000 and create a budget to allocate the funding.

2.         To receive further Ukrainian guest grant funding allocations and create an equivalent level of budget to allocate the funding for subsequent financial years.

3.         To note the funds would allocated by the Executive Member for Homes and Housing in accordance with the requirements of the scheme.