Cabinet are asked to authorise:
• the making of Compulsory Purchase Orders (Orders) in respect of up to three empty properties under Section 17 of the Housing Act 1985;
• the preparation of Orders, and supporting documentation and the taking of all necessary steps (including the conduct of a Public Inquiry if necessary) to obtain confirmation of the Orders by the Secretary of State;
• the acquisition of the properties (either compulsorily or by agreement) following confirmation of the Orders, the payment of compensation and statutory interest, and the instituting or defending of proceedings as necessary;
• the disposal of the properties in accordance with the Property Procedure Rules.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Significant Impact on 1 or more Wards;
Decision status: Abandoned
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Decision due: 21 Mar 2012 by Cabinet
Department: Health, Housing & Adult Social Care
Contact: John Child, Empty Property Enforcement Officer Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 020 8379 3658.
Cllr Ahmet Oykener, Cabinet Member for Housing and Area
Improvements, and Director of Health, Housing
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