Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Press Notice

Session 2005-06  11 January 2006



The Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions will be hearing evidence for its inquiry into the Affordability and the Supply of Housing   on the following date:

Monday 16th January 2006


Housing Corporation

Peter Dixon, Chairman

Steven Douglas, Acting Deputy Chief Executive

English Partnerships

Margaret Ford, Chairman


Yvette Cooper MP, Minister for Housing and Planning, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister

All timings are approximate.

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons.  Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

Submissions of written evidence accepted by the Committee as evidence relevant to its current inquiry have been published on the internet in four volumes. The evidence has been reported to the House and placed on the internet on the authority of the Committee. Any public use of, or reference to, the contents should make clear that it is not yet an approved final record of the written evidence. The written evidence can be accessed via the following URL:

If you would  like a copy of any House of Commons publications, and did not submit written or oral evidence to the relevant inquiry, then you may purchase them from The Stationery Office, General enquiries tel no.0870 600 5522, or access them via the Committee homepage on the Internet:

Contact Committee Secretariat on 020 7219 4972