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Decisions published

10/09/2019 - Renting Homes (Fees etc) (Wales) Act 2019 ref: 850    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Executive Board

Decision published: 11/09/2019

Effective from: 19/09/2019

Decision:

RESOLVED -

 

(i)         That the Chief Officer Planning & Regulatory be given delegated authority for enforcing the provisions of the Renting of Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019 and that the Council’s constitution be updated accordingly.

 

(ii)        That Cardiff City Council, as the Single Licensing Authority for Wales (Rent Smart Wales), be authorised to exercise any function of an enforcement authority, in relation to Wrexham County Borough Council’s area, for the purposes of the Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Act 2019, including (but without limitation) taking enforcement activity and bringing criminal proceedings pursuant to section 19 of that Act.

 

Reasons for decisions

 

(i)         To enable the new legislation to be implemented quickly and efficiently. The Public Protection service, located within the Planning & Regulatory department, has responsibility for the enforcement of Housing and Trading Standards legislation

 

(ii)        To ensure that enforcement powers are also delegated to Rent Smart Wales, with whom the department work in partnership, for the enforcement of this legislation.


10/09/2019 - Health and Safety Policy ref: 849    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Executive Board

Decision published: 11/09/2019

Effective from: 19/09/2019

Decision:

RESOLVED - That the updated Health and Safety Policy be approved.

 

Reason for decision

 

To meet the requirements of health and safety legislation.