COMMONS

Boris Johnson questioned on fiscal devolution to cities

03 March 2014

The Communities and Local Government Committee holds its fourth evidence session on fiscal devolution to cities and city regions, in relation to London, on Monday 3 March.

The session will explore and test, in relation to London, recent proposals to give cities and city regions greater powers to raise and spend money locally. It will also examine:

  • the process of devolving powers, governance, business rates and borrowing
  • equalisation and redistribution
  • non property taxes

Witnesses

4pm

4.45pm

  • Darren Johnson, Chair, London Assembly (submission 12)
  • Jules Pipe, Chair, London Councils (submission 07)
  • Colin Stanbridge, Chief Executive, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (submission 19)

All other written submissions received can also be found on the fiscal devolution inquiry page.

Follow the inquiry on Twitter using #citydevolution.

Further information

Image: Parliamentary copyright

More news on: Parliament, government and politics, Parliament, Economy and finance, Economic policy, Regional planning and development, Communities and families, House of Commons news, Commons news, London, Committee news

Share this page