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Inquiry status: Government Reponse published.
The Committee secured a debate on its report on Thursday 5 September in Westminster Hall.
The Committee invited submissions on reactions to the Government response.
Evidence session to discuss research on councillors' experiences
Committee secures debate on its report: Councillors on the Front Line
Communities and Local Government Committee to publish report in new year
MPs to question Brandon Lewis MP and political parties about who stands for election to local government
Communities and Local Government Committee oral evidence session
MPs to hold third oral evidence session for councillors and the community inquiry
MPs to take evidence from local Councillors and Party Officals
Communities and Local Government Committee to hold oral evidence session for Councillors and the Community inquiry
Submit evidence to the Councillors and the Community inquiry
Volume I: Report, together with formal minutes, oral and written evidence
Volume II: additional written evidence
Most, but not all, Select Committee inquiries are conducted as follows:
Not all inquiries result in a Report
The Committee investigated the work of local authorities in identifying the benefits and risks of mutuals and co-operatives including the support being provided by Government to assist in setting up mutuals and co-operatives. The Committee published its report in November 2012. The Government Response was published in February 2013.
The Communities and Local Government Committee held an inquiry into the Government’s plans for localism and decentralisation of public services. The Committee's report was published in June 2011. The Government response was published in September 2011.