Venue: Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading

Contact: Julie Quarmby - Committee Services Email: (  0118 937 2368

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Declarations of Interest

Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests they may have in relation to the items for consideration.


Minutes of the Housing, Neighbourhoods & Leisure Committee meeting held on 9 November 2022 pdf icon PDF 131 KB


Decision Book References

To consider any requests received by the Monitoring Officer pursuant to Standing Order 42, for consideration of matters falling within the Committee’s Powers & Duties which have been subject of Decision Book reports.


Household Waste: Update on Phase 2 Food Waste Collection Service for High and Low-Rise Flats pdf icon PDF 486 KB

A report updating on Phase 2 of the roll out of the food waste collection service to high and low-rise flats in the Borough.


Allotment Self-Management Update pdf icon PDF 140 KB

A report updating on the progress made on the actions contained in the Allotment Action Plan and on the uptake of Self-Management practices across the Council’s allotment sites.

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Domestic Abuse and Safe Accommodation Strategy 2023-26 pdf icon PDF 89 KB

A report introducing Reading’s Community Safety Partnership’s new Domestic Violence and Safe Accommodation Strategy.

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Community Safety & Serious Violence Strategy 2023-26 pdf icon PDF 103 KB

A report introducing Reading’s Community Safety Partnership’s new Community Safety and Serious Violence Strategy.

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Housing Ombudsman's Revised Complaints Handling Code pdf icon PDF 115 KB

A report on changes to legislation and Government Guidance that impacts on a Social Landlord’s response to a complaint, Reading Borough Council Housing Services’ compliance with the new Complaints Handling Code published by the Housing Ombudsman, and any changes in process required. 

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High Street Heritage Action Zone Programme Update Report pdf icon PDF 159 KB

A report providing information on the achievements of the High Street Heritage Action Zone (HSHAZ) programme over the past two and half years and what it aims to deliver in the remaining 16 months of the programme.


Street Art Advisory Panel Update pdf icon PDF 669 KB

An update on the progress of the Street Art Advisory Panel and its next steps.