Date of decision: Monday, December 14, 2020
Service area: Environmental Health
What decision was taken?
To serve a notice of intention to carry out works to secure a building from unauthorised entry under section 29 of the Local Government Miscellaneous Provisions Act 1982.
To prevent the risk of further vandalism, arson and unsociable behaviour which may impact on neighbours. Action will only be taken if the property owner fails to carry out work requested in the notice.
Alternative(s) considered (if any):
Background papers (if any):
Any other information (e.g. name of Councillor who has declared a conflict of interest in the matter):
This is a long term empty property which the Council of which the Council is already aware. The owner of the property has not engaged with the Council’s empty property Officer to date.