Work and Pensions Committee - Minutes of Evidence [Back to Report]
Changes to Housing Benefit announced in the June 2010 Budget

Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 15 December 2010.

Oral Evidence

Taken before the Work and Pensions Committee

on Wednesday 20 October 2010

Members present

Miss Anne Begg (Chair)
Harriett BaldwinMr Oliver Heald
Karen BradleySajid Javid
Richard GrahamStephen Lloyd
Kate GreenShabana Mahmood



Examination of Witnesses

Witnesses: Cllr Lib Peck, Lambeth Housing Lead Member, London Councils, Nigel Minto, Head of Sustainable Communities, London Councils, and Cllr Mike Haines, Teignbridge District Council, Deputy Chairman of LGA's Environment and Housing Board, Local Government Association, gave evidence.

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Examination of Witnesses

Witnesses: Mr Richard Capie, Director of Policy and Practice and Mr Sam Lister, Policy and Practice Officer, Chartered Institute of Housing, Mr Roger Harding, Head of Policy, Research and Public Affairs, Shelter, and Mr Alex Fenton, Research Associate, Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research, University of Cambridge, gave evidence.

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Examination of Witnesses

Witnesses: Mr Ian Fletcher, Director of Policy (Real Estate), British Property Federation, Mr Chris Town, Director, and Mr Richard Jones, Policy Director, Residential Landlords Association.

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