Issue - decisions

Council Tax Long Term Empty Homes Premiums

15/01/2020 - Council Tax Long Term Empty properties

Council considered the recommendation from the Executive on Council Tax Long Term Empty Properties. 


Councillor G Williamson proposed, and Councillor L Haysey seconded, a motion that the recommendations, as detailed in the report, be approved. 


Councillor M Goldspink spoke in support of the proposal, which she said was fair and brought the Council’s position into line with that of a number of other authorities.


The motion being put to the meeting and a vote taken, it was declared CARRIED.


RESOLVED – that a Council Tax premium of 100% be adopted for long term empty homes.