Council Housing APPG

First Registered: 08/04/2020 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To campaign to increase the number of council houses being built, as a central part of the solution to the housing crisis, and seek to represent the interests of council tenants in parliament.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to Council Housing

1. Homes England RFI releases for December 2020
09/02/2021 - Homes England
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Found: can advise that currently there are no County Council s that have Homes England Investment Partner

2. Housing Benefit adjudication circulars 2020
06/02/2020 - Department for Work and Pensions
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Found: Guidance Housing Benefit adjudication circulars 2020 Adjudication circulars

3. Housing Benefit adjudication circulars 2021
28/01/2021 - Department for Work and Pensions
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Found: Guidance Housing Benefit adjudication circulars 2021 Adjudication circulars

4. Funding for supported housing
31/10/2017 - Department for Work and Pensions
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Found: to the November 2016 ‚Funding for s upported housing™ consultation © Crown copyright, 2017

5. David Drew MP - written evidence
03/09/2019 - Inquiry: Long-term delivery of social and affordable rented housing - Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
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Found: House for a mass council-housing building programme as a key component to solving the housing crisis.On our

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Council Housing

1. Social Housing
13/06/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: That this House recognises that there is a housing crisis with too few genuinely affordable homes - Speech Link
2: That this House recognises that there is a housing crisis with too few genuinely affordable homes - Speech Link
3: build council houses to provide security for people and their families, including accessible housing, given - Speech Link

2. Winstanley Estate Regeneration
22/03/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: places that show the severity of the Government’s housing crisis more than Battersea. It is a wonderful, - Speech Link

3. Housing Need: Shropshire, and Telford and Wrekin
26/03/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: to move,That this House has considered housing needs in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.I - Speech Link

4. Sanctuary Housing Group
18/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: important opportunity to try to hold the Sanctuary Housing Group, which I regard as a highly dysfunctional - Speech Link
2: comparison, the CEO of L&Q—London and Quadrant Housing Trust—earns about £350,000 in total, the CEO of - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
08/04/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: local government in Scotland. The Chair of the Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee has - Speech Link
2: last minute, it was his Department that diverted council funding away from some of the most deprived communities - Speech Link
3: Mayor significant funding to deliver on London’s housing agenda. I want to support him and see that happen - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Council Housing
1. Council Housing
asked by: Navendu Mishra
04/02/2021
... (b) the North West and (c) Stockport.

2. Council Housing
asked by: Yasmin Qureshi
13/04/2021
... what recent estimate he has made of the number of people awaiting a council property in England.

3. Council Housing
asked by: Jim McMahon
03/07/2018
... how many applicants there were in priority bands on council housing registers in England in each year from 2010 to 2018.

4. Council Housing
asked by: Gloria De Piero
20/10/2017
... (b) Mansfield and (c) England in each of the last 12 months.

5. Council Housing: Coronavirus
asked by: Caroline Lucas
30/03/2020
... whether local authority housing officers are classified as key workers during the covid-19 outbreak; and if he will make a statement.

Latest Questions
15 Current APPG Officers
James Murray Portrait
James Murray
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Ealing North
Joined: 8th April 2020
Marco Longhi Portrait
Marco Longhi
Officer
Conservative - Dudley North
Joined: 8th April 2020
Mick Whitley Portrait
Mick Whitley
Officer
Labour - Birkenhead
Joined: 8th April 2020
Mike Amesbury Portrait
Mike Amesbury
Officer
Labour - Weaver Vale
Joined: 8th April 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Matt Western MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 2051.

Email: matt.western.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Jamie Sweeney, Office of Matt Western MP, Room 224 Portcullis House, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 2051

Email: jamie.sweeney@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Council Housing APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Council Housing APPG