Tag Archives: EqIA

EqIA Community Based Falls Prevention Service Decision to Proceed to Tender

Following a review of current service provision undertaken by the Falls Prevention Strategy Group, under the leadership of the Health & Wellbeing Board, the Assistant Director for Joint Commissioning is recommending to the Council’s Procurement & Commissioning Committee that a new Community Based Falls Prevention Service be procured. Publisher: Milton Keynes Council Date: June 2015 […]

Eliminate the use of B&B Ammendment EqIA 1

The Budget Proposal (Agenda item X) currently includes a saving of £480,000 (S32) as a result of change to the Housing Allocations Policy. The policy change prioritised statutory homeless people, when allocating available housing (both Council housing stock and stock for registered providers). Publisher: Milton Keynes Council Date: February 2015 Files dc000664-eliminate-the-use-of-bb-amamendment-eqia-1 (8 kB)

Budget EqIA 7 Preventative Services

This is an Equality Impact Assessment of the Preventative Services saving in the budget. Under equality legislation, the Council has a legal duty to pay ‘due regard’ to the need to: • eliminate unlawful discrimination, harassment and victimisation; • advance equality of opportunity between different groups; and • foster good relations between different groups. Publisher: […]

Regeneration EqIA

Working with the people of Milton Keynes as citizens and tenants, the Regeneration Programme and Service works to meet the general service aim of working with individuals, businesses and communities to make Milton Keynes a safe and vibrant place to live, work and visit. Publisher: Milton Keynes Council Date: February 2015 Files dc0001765-equality-impact-assessment-regen-1 (48 kB)

Provision Of Housing Related Support Services For Vulnerable People

As part of the 15/16 Budget (Council 25/2/15) it was decided that St Mungo’s and Orbit services should be recommissioned. Following a review of options for achieving this it is being recommended to the Council’s Procurement & Commissioning Committee that a new housing related support service be procured. Publisher: Milton Keynes Council Date: December 2015 […]

Choice Based Lettings EQIA

In October 2015 Cabinet discussed the introduction of a Choice Based Lettings scheme in Milton Keynes following recommendations from the Housing Allocations Scheme Task and Finish Group which met between April and August 2015. Publisher: Milton Keynes Council Date: October 2015 Files dc000426-choice-based-lettings-eqia (42 kB)

Taxi Policy EqIA

The aim of the decision is to endorse and adopt a taxi licensing policy following a consultation with stakeholders and interested parties on its formulation. The policy seeks to improve standards for new taxi drivers; to formalise existing procedures already in place and to strengthen enforcement powers / guidance on relevance of convictions.   Publisher: […]

Social Care & Health Self Directed Support: Independent Information, Advice & Enabling Service EqIA

Following a review of current service provision undertaken by the Joint Commissioning Team, the Assistant Director for Joint Commissioning is recommending to the Council’s Cabinet Procurement Committee that the Advice & Support Service is retendered using an open tender process. Publisher: Milton Keynes Council Date: December 2014 Files dc0001927-social-care-health-self-directed-support-independent-information-advice-enabling-service-eqia (76 kB)

PLANMK AND SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN EqIA

The Site Allocations Plan is being prepared to support the delivery of the Milton Keynes Core Strategy (adopted July 2013), to maintain a five year land supply of deliverable housing sites. Cabinet is recommended to approve the Site Allocations Plan: Issues and Options document for an eight week consultation period. When adopted, Plan:MK will be […]