Y PWYLLGOR CRAFFU - CYMUNEDAU

DYDDIAD: 29 MAWRTH 2018

 

Y PWNC:

 

DARPARU BYNGALOS FFORDDIADWY YN SIR GAERFYRDDIN

 

Y Pwrpas:

Diben yr adroddiad hwn yw rhoi'r canlynol i'r Pwyllgor Craffu - Cymunedau:

·         golwg gyffredinol ar yr angen, y galw a'r ddarpariaeth bresennol o ran byngalos fforddiadwy;

·         manylion am ddemograffeg tenantiaid presennol ac ymgeiswyr sy'n dymuno dod yn denantiaid inni; ac

·       amlinelliad o'r dewisiadau eraill sydd ar gael i helpu tenantiaid hŷn ac anabl i barhau i fyw'n annibynnol yn eu cartrefi eu hunain.

Ystyried y materion canlynol a chyflwyno sylwadau arnynt:

·         Nodi a rhoi sylwadau ar y wybodaeth yn yr adroddiad hwn.

·         Cadarnhau a oes angen unrhyw waith/gwybodaeth bellach.

 

Rhesymau:

·         Rhoi golwg gyffredinol i'r Pwyllgor Craffu ar y ddarpariaeth bresennol o ran byngalos yn y Sir i benderfynu a oes angen gwneud rhagor o waith drwy sefydlu Grŵp Gorchwyl a Gorffen.

 


Angen cyfeirio'r mater at y Bwrdd Gweithredol / Cyngor er mwyn gwneud penderfyniad:            Nac oes

 

 

YR AELOD O'R BWRDD GWEITHREDOL SY'N GYFRIFOL AM Y PORTFFOLIO:-

Y Cyng. Linda Evans (Deiliad y Portffolio Tai)

 

Y Gyfarwyddiaeth: Cymunedau

 

Enw Pennaeth y Gwasanaeth:

Jonathan Morgan

 

Awdur yr Adroddiad:

Angie Bowen

 

Swydd:

 

Pennaeth Dros Dro Cartrefi a Chymunedau Mwy Diogel

 

Arweinydd Buddsoddi yn ein Tai

 

 

Rhifau ffôn/ Cyfeiriadau E-bost:

 

JMorgan@sirgar.gov.uk

(01267) 228960

 

AnBowen@sirgar.gov.uk

(01554) 899292

 

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

COMMUNITY SCRUTINY

DATE: 29TH MARCH, 2018

SUBJECT:

PROVISION OF AFFORDABLE BUNGALOWS IN CARMARTHENSHIRE

 

The Purpose

The purpose of this report is to provide Community Scrutiny Committee with:

·         an overview of the current need, demand and provision of affordable bungalows;

·         details of the demographics of existing tenants and applicants wishing to become our tenants; and

·         an outline of other options that are available to support older and disabled tenants to remain living independently in their own homes.

 
The context

This report has been requested by Community Scrutiny Committee as a pre-cursor to deciding whether to pursue a Task and Finish Group to examine the current provision of affordable bungalows within Carmarthenshire.

 

What is contained in this report?

The report provides information in relation to:

·         Current demand, need and provision of affordable bungalows in terms of existing homes;

·         Demographics of existing tenants and applicants wishing to become our tenants;

·         The demand for affordable homes in the County generally and how the demand for bungalows compares; and

·         Other options that are available to support older and disabled tenants to remain living independently in their own homes

 

Whilst the report, at this stage, is mainly descriptive it does highlight some key messages which the information is telling us. These are highlighted throughout the report.

Recommendations:

·         To note and provide comment on the information contained in this report;

·         To confirm if any further work/information is required.

 

DETAILED REPORT ATTACHED?

YES – Provision of Affordable Bungalows in Carmarthenshire

 


 

 

IMPLICATIONS

 

 

I confirm that other than those implications which have been agreed with the appropriate Directors / Heads of Service and are referred to in detail below, there are no other implications associated with this report :

 

Signed:      Jonathan Morgan                                     Acting Head of Homes and Safer Communities

 

Policy, Crime & Disorder and Equalities

Legal

Finance

ICT

Risk Management Issues

Staffing Implications

Physical Assets 

YES

NONE

NONE

NONE

NONE

NONE

NONE

 

1.    Policy, Crime and Disorder and Equalities

 

Whilst there are no direct policy issues associated with this particular report, some may result from any further work that may be identified. This will be subject to a further report.

 

 

CONSULTATIONS

 

I confirm that the appropriate consultations have taken in place and the outcomes are as detailed below

 

Signed:     Jonathan Morgan                               Acting Head of Homes and Safer Communities

 

1.Local Member(s) - n/a

2.Community / Town Council - n/a

3.Relevant Partners  - n/a

4.Staff Side Representatives and other Organisations  - n/a

 


Section 100D Local Government Act, 1972 – Access to Information

List of Background Papers used in the preparation of this report:

THESE ARE DETAILED BELOW

Title of document

File Ref No.

Location that the file is available for public inspection

Carmarthenshire Homes Standard PLUS (CHS+)  Business Plan 2018/2021

Affordable Homes Delivery Plan 2016-21

Housing General Files

Council website- Democratic Services