ODPM Press Notice

Session 2003-04  13 May 2004



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 Local Government Revenue on Tuesday 18th May:

All times are approximate:

Tuesday 18th May


Chris Pond MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Work), Department for Work and Pensions


ONE North East (Regional Development Agency)

Chamber of Commerce in the North East

Further evidence sessions for this inquiry will be held on 25th May and 23rd June.

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.

 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: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmodpm.htm

Contact: Kate Emms, 020 7219 3927