Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Formal Minutes

Monday 16 January 2006

Members present:

Dr Phyllis Starkey, in the Chair

Mr Clive Betts

Lyn Brown

Martin Horwood

Anne Main

Mr Bill Olner

Dr John Pugh

Alison Seabeck

Evidence session on Affordability and the Supply of Housing

Peter Dixon, Chairman, Housing Corporation, gave oral evidence;

Margaret Ford, Chairman, English Partnerships; gave oral evidence; and

Yvette Cooper MP, Minister for Housing and Planning, and Andrew Wells, Director, Communities Plan Directorate, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister, gave oral evidence.

 [Adjourned till Tuesday 17 January at twenty past Four o’clock.