Housing Act, 1966

Review by housing authority of cost of housing services.

54.—(1) It shall be the duty of a housing authority, within such period after the commencement of this section as may be specified by the Minister and thereafter at such intervals as the Minister may direct from time to time, to prepare a review of the cost of their housing services.

(2) In preparing a review under this section the housing authority shall have regard to the following:

(a) the income accruing from dwellings provided by the authority under this Act, whether from rents, purchase annuities or otherwise,

(b) the maintenance, management, administrative or other expenses (including annual loan charges) incurred in respect of such dwellings,

(c) the anticipated cost of the authority's current or proposed building programme, and

(d) such other matters as the Minister may specify from time to time.

(3) A review under this section shall be in such form and shall include such matters as may be specified by the Minister from time to time.