Read transcripts of debates in both Houses
Produced by Commons Library, Lords Library and Parliamentary Office Science and Technology
Search for Members by name, postcode, constituency and party
Learn about their experience, knowledge and interests
Celebrating people who have made Parliament a positive, inclusive working environment
Four staff networks for people to discuss and consider issues.
Contact your MP or a Member of the House of Lords about an issue that matters to you
Find and register for Parliament's free events and training sessions
Take a tour of Parliament and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea by the River Thames
See some of the sights you’ll encounter on a tour of Parliament
Book a school visit, classroom workshop or teacher-training session
Access videos, worksheets, lesson plans and games
On 14 September the Committee wrote to the Financial Secretary to the Treasury, Mark Hoban MP, in relation to the European Commission proposal for a Residential Property Directive.
This followed an oral evidence session held on 1 November with: Jackie Bennett, Head of Policy, Council of Mortgage Lenders; Nigel Terrington, Chief Executive Paragon Group of Companies; Vera Cottrell, Principal Policy Advisor, Which?; and Annik Lambert, Secretary General, European Mortgage Federation.
If you would like to read the Government’s explanatory memoranda on the proposals sifted for further scrutiny you can find them on the Cabinet Office's European Memoranda Search page
Now is not the time for EU mortgage proposals say Lords
Committee hear from mortgage experts
Jackie Bennett, Head of Policy, Council of Mortgage Lenders, Nigel Terrington, Chief Executive, Paragon Group, Vera Cottrell, Principle Policy Advisor, Which? and Annik Lambert, Secretary General, European Mortgage Federation.