Review of Registered Social Landlords, Environment and Communities Overview and Scrutiny Panel - Tuesday, 12 January 2021 10.00 am

Venue: Online only

Contact: Email: 

Link: This meeting will be held online


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Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence and to note the attendance of any substitute members.


Declarations of Interest and Party Whip

Members are asked to declare any disclosable pecuniary or affected interests and the nature of that interest, including the existence and nature of the party whip, in respect of any matter to be considered at this meeting.


Any Member with a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest in a matter should withdraw from the meeting when the matter is under consideration and should notify the Democratic Services Officer in attendance that they are withdrawing as they have such an interest. If the Disclosable Pecuniary Interest is not entered on the register of Members interests the Monitoring Officer must be notified of the interest within 28 days.


Any Member with an Affected Interest in a matter must disclose the interest to the meeting.  There is no requirement to withdraw from the meeting when the interest is only an affected interest, but the Monitoring Officer should be notified of the interest, if not previously notified of it, within 28 days of the meeting.


Questions for Southern Housing, a registered provider of social housing in Bracknell Forest

Emma Barnett-Warden, Area Services Manager, and colleagues will answer the Panel’s questions on allocation, complaints, engaging with residents and relationship with Bracknell Forest Council.


Evidence pack

This review is part of the Overview and Scrutiny work programme (Overview and scrutiny work programme | Bracknell Forest Council ( and will take place over a series of meetings. Some meetings will be open to the public and others will be closed. This will be determined by the nature of the session and the sensitivity of the information being shared. The priority will always be the effectiveness of the review. The Panel may produce interim reports as well as a final report capturing good practice, learning points and recommendations.


The evidence pack which supports this review can be found here.