Cost of living support

Colchester Borough Council is providing support for residents facing the cost of living crisis.


Housing

The Council’s Corporate Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) measure the success of our services and how well we are meeting our targets. 

Additional homes provided
This indicator is part of the Council's corporate indicator set - KI H1.

Affordable homes delivered
This indicator is part of the Council's corporate indicator set - KI H2.

Average time to relet homes
This indicator is part of the Council's corporate indicator set - KI H5 

Full homelessness duty owed
This indicator is part of the Council's corporate indicator set - KI H3. It measures the proportion of households for whom, after an assessment of their application for assistance and the issuing of a personal housing plan (as required under homelessness legislation), the Council has a full duty to secure housing.

Homelessness cases prevented 
This indicator is part of the Council's corporate indicator set - KI H3 (until 2018-19 when the definition changed to 'full homelessness duty owed').

Housing: key data for Colchester
Key information about Colchester's housing stock, housing register, homelessness and housing options service, development of new homes, the housing market, and the private rented sector.

Rent collected
This indicator is part of the Council's corporate indicator set - KI H4

Number of households in temporary accommodation per 1,000 households
Monitoring the number of households in temporary accommodation per 1,000 households in the Borough. 

Social housing assets
The number and value of the Council's social housing by postcode sector level and within specified valuation bands. The Council is required to publish this information under the Local Government Transparency Code. This is updated annually. 

Page last reviewed: 9 August 2021