COMMONS

MPs take evidence on housing benefit cuts

20 October 2010

The Commons Work and Pensions Committee will take evidence on the impact of the changes to Housing Benefit at 9.30 am today.

Witnesses

At 9:30am

  • Cllr Lib Peck, Lambeth Housing Lead Member, London Councils
  • Nigel Minto, Head of Sustainable Communities, London Councils
  • Cllr Mike Haines, Teignbridge District Council, Deputy Chairman of Environment and Housing Board, Local Government Association

 At 10.10 approx

  • Richard Capie, Director of Policy and Practice, Chartered Institute of Housing  
  • Sam Lister, Policy & Practice Officer, Chartered Institute of Housing
  • Roger Harding, Head of Policy, Research and Public Affairs, Shelter
  • Alex Fenton, Research Associate, Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research

At 10.50 approx

  • Ian Fletcher, Director of Policy (Real Estate), British Property Federation,
  • Chris Town, Director, Residential Landlords Association,
  • Richard Jones, Policy Director, Residential Landlords Association

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