COMMONS

Performance of the DCLG 2012-13

This session is now concluded.

Each year, the Committee takes oral evidence about the performance of the Department for Communities and Local Government. Sessions are held with officials as well as the Secretary of State and Ministers.

The sessions tend to focus on the management and administration of the department, as well as its policy.

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    • Reports and associated evidence – Reports of Committee inquires. This category may also include Special Reports where they are used by a Committee to bring matters relating to conduct of its business to the notice of the House.
    • Responses to Reports - Responses may be published as a Special Report, or as a Command Paper. They may also be appended to a Report should the Committee have substantial comments on the Response, in which case they can be found listed under Reports. 
    • Other oral and written evidence - Evidence taken by the Committee that has yet to or did not result in the publication of a Report. This includes transcripts of recent meetings.
    • Estimate Memoranda - An Estimate memorandum is an explanatory note that accompanies a government department’s estimate (a means by which a department seeks authority from Parliament for its spending plans).
    • Correspondence - Correspondence sent from or received by the Committee or its Chair.

Previous sessions on the Performance of the Department