Democracy - Decision details

Decision details

Approval of Pets Policy

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To provide clarity to tenants and leaseholders on keeping a pet, a policy had been developed to provide clarity on how the Council would respond to requests and when issues of anti-social behaviour occur when someone had a pet in a Council owned property or block. This policy’s implementation is supported by the tenancy and lease agreements in place.


A motion was MOVED by Cllr Mrs Pearson and SECONDED by Cllr Mrs Hones to agree the recommendations in the report.


Following a discussion a vote was taken and it was RESOLVED UNANIMOUSLY that: Members are asked to:


Members are asked to:

To approve the Pets Policy in Appendix A.


Reasons for Recommendation

To ensure that the Housing Department has documentation to support the effective management of tenancies and leases, with regards to the keeping of pets.

Publication date: 10/01/2022

Date of decision: 13/12/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/12/2021 - Environment, Enforcement & Housing Committee

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