The Committee investigated the quality and regulation of private rented housing, and levels of rent within the sector. It published its report in July 2013.
Committee invites submissions from interested parties covering the progress of community budgets
Committee calls for submissions on Sir Ken Knight’s review of the Fire Service
The Committee's published its report 11 September, expressing concerns over social housing regulation
Committee to investigate Procurement Processes in Local Government
Committee held session with Queen of Shops, Mary Portas on the future of High Streets
Committee holds oral evidence sessions annually to scrutinise the work of DCLG over the previous year
The Committee is carrying out a further review of the LGO
Committee calls for evidence on Building Regulations certification of electrical installation and repairs in dwellings
Inquiry into the possibilities of fiscal and financial powers devolution to cities and city regions
This short film explains the role and impact of select committees of the House of Commons, their membership, how they conduct inquiries, what it's like to be a witness and how you can get involved.
Select Committees carry out inquiries on areas ranging from the work of government departments to economic affairs. The results of these inquiries are public and many require a response from the Government.
Most, but not all, Select Committee inquiries are conducted as follows:
Not all inquiries result in a Report