Issue details

Housing Options for Refugees

To inform Cabinet about the housing options being taken forward to provide accommodation and support for people from refugee and migrant communities as they arrive in Solihull. Additionally to request approval to temporarily repurpose Council housing stock to accommodate Ukrainian refugees, as well as approval for committing capital funding to acquire properties for the use by refugees from Ukraine and Afghanistan.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/12/2022

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: 9 Mar 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: CPH Communities and Leisure Decision Session

Lead director: Director of Economy and Infrastructure

Department: Economy & Infrastructure Directorate

Contact: Austin Rodriguez Email:


Agenda items


  • Housing Options for Refugees