Motion: Increase in the cost of energy

Council Meeting - 7th December 2021

That this Council notes with concern the significant increase in the cost of energy; recognises this will adversely affect many households across Northern Ireland and calls on the Minister for Communities to establish a departmental led fuel poverty task force to assist the department in developing solutions to support those impacted and prevent many more people from falling into fuel poverty.

Proposed by: Proposed by Councillor Bell, seconded by Councillor Armstrong and supported by Councillors Irvine, Thornton and Warrington