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Policy Street name and numbering policy

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13. Responsibility, monitoring, consultation and review

Who is responsible for delivery?

The Street Name and Numbering team within the ICT Service in consultation with Planning, Council Tax and the Development Control Committee.

Performance Monitoring

The Street Name and Numbering team will pass all requests for new street names to the relevant Town or Parish Council. Once the Town or Parish Council pass their recommendation to us, we will normally complete the process within 30 days.

All requests for property name changes will be dealt with in 10 working days. It may take at least six months for name changes to take effect in systems used by other companies and organisations.

Policy Consultation

This policy has been written by the Street Name and Numbering team in consultation with the Corporate Director-Central Services and Legal and Member Services and has been discussed by the Strategic Management Team.

Policy Review

This policy will be reviewed every three years. Charges and standard correspondence will be reviewed on an annual basis by the Head of Service – ICT in conjunction with a Corporate Director

Related Policies and Strategies

  • Equality and Diversity Policy
  • Customer First Policy

When this policy has been published and will be reviewed

Policy published 12 October 2005 (due for review by 12 March 2013)