Issue details

Council Tax - Empty Homes Premium


This report outlines the proposal to introduce a council tax empty homes premium from 1 April 2015 for properties that have been empty and unfurnished for more than two years, following consideration by Business Support Overview and Scrutiny Committee on 26 August 2014.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.  

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/09/2014

Decision due: 30 Sep 2014 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Alan Jarrett, Leader of the Council

Lead director: Mick Hayward

Department: Business Support Department

Contact: Jon Poulson, Revenues and Benefits Contract Manager Email: Tel: 01634 333700.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Business Support

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