Treasury Committee: Inquiry

MORTGAGE ARREARS AND ACCESS TO MORTGAGE FINANCE

Treasury Committee announced on 17 June the terms of reference for the Mortgage Arrears and Access to Mortgage Finance inquiry and issued a call for evidence - see press notice


REPORT AND EVIDENCE

On Saturday 8 August the published its report on Mortgage arrears and access to mortgage finance urging the FSA to take a robust stance on unfair arrears charges

Report and oral and written evidence | Government response | Press Notice




ORAL EVIDENCE

As part of this inquiry the Committee arranged the following evidence sessions.  To access the transcript of these sessions please click on the above link.

Tuesday 30 June - Consumer Groups and Trade Organisations

Witnesses: Ms Kay Boycott, Director of Communications, Policy and Campaigns, Shelter; Ms Sue Edwards, Head of Consumer Policy, Citizens Advice Bureau; and Mr Dominic Lindley, Principal Policy Adviser, Which?; and

Ms Jackie Bennett, Head of Policy, Council of Mortgage Lenders; Mr Eric Leenders, Executive Director - Retail Banking, British Bankers Association; Mr Adrian Coles, Director-General, Building Societies Association; Mr Peter Williams, Deputy Director-General, Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association; and Mr John Socha, Vice-Chairman, National Landlords Association

Tuesday 7 July, 9.45am - Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

Witnesses: Jon Pain, Managing Director, Retail Markets, and Leslie Titcomb, Sector Leader, Retail Intermediaries and Mortgages, FSA; Lord Myners CBE, Financial Services Secretary to the Treasury, and  Rt Hon John Healey MP, Minister for Housing (at 10.30am)