Greenwich Council


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Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence from Members of the Panel.


Urgent Business

The Chair to announce any items of urgent business circulated separately from the main agenda.


Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 50 KB

Members to declare any personal and financial interests in items on the agenda.  Attention is drawn to the Council’s Constitution; the Council’s Code of Conduct and associated advice.

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 60 KB

Members of the Housing and Anti-Poverty Scrutiny Panel are requested to confirm as an accurate record the Minutes of the meeting held on 25 July 2018.


No motion or discussion may take place upon the Minutes except as to their accuracy, and any question on this point will be determined by a majority of the Members of the body attending who were present when the matter in question was decided.  Once confirmed, with or without amendment, the person presiding will sign the Minutes.


Project Statement on Housing Repairs pdf icon PDF 41 KB

Members to note and comment on the Project Statement attached as Appendix 1 in relation to the Housing Repairs’ review.

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Corporate Employment and Enterprise Programmes pdf icon PDF 135 KB

Members to note update on progress and key achievements of the Corporate Employment Projects – Greenwich Local Labour Programme (GLLP), and the Highways Improvement Local Labour Schemes (HILLs).  To note there is a projected underspend of (£2m) and a proposal is being prepared to support the continuation of the GLLP programme beyond March 2019 in line with Fairness Commission’s recommendation.  To note that resulting efficiencies have already been used to continue investment in the Council’s E-Business Programme for a further 3 years to 2020.

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Troubled families update, including supporting adults into work and financial management pdf icon PDF 497 KB

Members to note the developments of the Troubled Families Programme, in particular the change in the model of delivery and the performance around supporting adults back into work.  To note the changes to the delivery of the National Troubled Families Programme and Families 1st.


In-Depth Housing Service Review: Statement of Intent Report pdf icon PDF 370 KB

Members to note the contents of the report and comment on the on-going service improvement work of the Housing Repairs Service.

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