Decision details

Proposed Closure of Tamworth Supported Hostel (11 Farm Lane)

Decision maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Closure of Tamworth supported housing, which is a 14 unit high/medium supported housing project for people with mental health issues.


1. That the closure of the Tamworth hostel (after all current residents are moved onto alternative accommodation) and cease use of 11 Farm Lane as a supported housing provision be approved.


2. That the site be declared surplus to the Council’s requirements and to dispose of it in accordance with S123 Local Government Act 1972 on terms considered appropriate by the Director of Environment, Assistant Director (Building and Property Management) and the Assistant Director (Legal and Democratic Services) be approved.

Report author: John Chamberlain

Publication date: 23/03/2011

Date of decision: 21/03/2011

Decided at meeting: 21/03/2011 - Cabinet

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