Decision details

Southwark’s response to the cost of living crisis

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approve policy to help households with increased cost of living this winter




1.  That the impact of the cost of living crisis, what it means for residents of Southwark and the council’s ongoing approach to support residents be noted.


2.  That the council’s £2.73m household support fund allocation for the period 1 October 2022 – 31 March 2023 be noted.


3.  That the Southwark Council cost of living fund funded by the household support fund for the period October 2022 – March 2023 be approved.

Report author: Duncan Whitfield

Publication date: 19/10/2022

Date of decision: 18/10/2022

Decided at meeting: 18/10/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 27/10/2022

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