Housing Revenue Account EqIA

A Equality Impact Assessment  was completed and found that it was difficult to isolate the impact on equality.

The reduction, which continues a series of year-by-year reductions, will have an effect on the Council’s income, affecting its ability to build council houses and regenerate existing ones, both of which have far-reaching equality consequences. In general, those benefitting from the reduction of rent will find a small advancement in their equality of opportunity.

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