Issue details

Private Rented Sector Offer Policy

To consider the report of the Cabinet Member for Adults, Health and Housing, seeking approval of the new Private Rented Sector Offer Policy.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward or a significant community;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/11/2023

Decision due: 16 Jan 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Adults and Health

Lead director: Executive Director Communities, Culture and Homes

Department: Adults and Health

Contact: Jamie Brenchley Email: Tel: +44 23 8083 3687, Claire Edgar Email:

Consultation process

A 6 week consultation was held. This was launched on the 21st of September 2023 and closed on the 1st November 2023. The main routes to provide feedback were by answering the questionnaire online or asking for a paper version. Other methods were by sending feedback by email and letter.


The list of consultees includes:
o People that are homeless or threatened with homelessness.
o SCC Homelessness service.
o Relevant SCC services, such as the legal department.
o Private landlords.
o Southampton residents.

Public Comments may be sent to: The Consultation and Policy and Strategy team.


Agenda items


  • Private Rented Sector Offer Policy