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Housing Assistance Policy

What we are consulting on

We are developing a Housing Assistance Policy in order to improve the assistance it can give to older and vulnerable people living in Bedford Borough and make best use of the Disabled Facilities Grant funding it has available.

This consultation aims to make sure that what we are proposing meets both identified needs and what our service users, stakeholders and community tell us.

Read this letter for further details 

Access the full consultation draft policy and supporting documents below:

This Consultation has now closed

What Happens Next 

Responses to the consultation will be considered by the Council’s Executive at its meeting of 22 January 2020. Those providing a valid email address will be updated with the outcome, and the decision will be published on the Councils website. 

If approved, it is anticipated that the policy will be adopted from 1 April 2020.

Data Protection

GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018. Under new Data Protection regulations (GDPR) we need to inform you of the reasons why we are capturing your data and what we will do with your data.

Any personal data collected and/or processed under this policy/ procedure will be dealt with in accordance with Data Protection Legislation and our Data Protection Policy. Data is held securely and accessed by, and disclosed to, only individuals where relevant to this policy/procedure.

To find out more information on this follow the link below. View our current Privacy Notices.