Support for housing costs in the reformed welfare system - Work and Pensions Committee Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the Committee's inquiry page at

Wednesday 6 November 2013  Question number
Professor Suzanne Fitzpatrick, School of the Built Environment, Heriot-Watt University, Robert Joyce, Senior Research Economist, Institute for Fiscal Studies, and Professor Steve Wilcox, Centre for Housing Policy, University of York Q1-74

Wednesday 4 December 2013
Gavin Smart, Director of Policy and Practice, Chartered Institute of Housing, Duncan Forbes, Chief Executive of Bron Afon Community Housing, Community Housing Cymru, Danny Hardie, Welfare Benefits Adviser, Peabody Trust Housing Association, Aileen Evans, Managing Director, Grand Union Housing Group, Placeshapers, Carol Matthews, Group Chief Executive, Riverside, and David Ogilvie, Policy Manager, Scottish Federation of Housing Associations Q75-183

Wednesday 18 December 2013

Steve Fothergill, Director, Industrial Communities Alliance, Councillor Sharon Taylor, Chair, Local Government Association Finance Panel, Local Government Association, Councillor Joyce McCarty, Deputy Leader, Newcastle City Council, and Laurence Coaker, Head, Housing Needs, West London Housing Partnership; Jennifer Barnes, Policy and Research Manager, Centrepoint, Carolyn Uphill, Chairman, National Landlords Association, and Chris Town, Vice Chairman, Residential Landlords Association


Wednesday 15 January 2014

Steve McIntosh, Policy and Public Affairs Manager, Carers UK, Dr Sam Royston, Poverty and Early Years Policy Adviser, Children's Society, Paul Anderson, Policy Manager, Homeless Link, Anna Page, Policy, Public Affairs and Research Manager, St Mungo's, Andrew Fraser, Director, Public Health Science, Scottish Public Health Network and NHS Scotland, and Hilary Fisher, Director of Policy, Voice and Membership, Women's Aid


Wednesday 29 January 2014
Geoff Fimister, Policy Researcher, Citizens Advice, Yvette Burgess, Unit Director, Housing Support Enabling Unit, Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland, Peter Tutton, Head of Policy, StepChange, Maria Zealey, Unit Manager, Surrey Welfare Rights Unit, and Joanna Kennedy, Chief Executive, Zaccheus 2000 Trust Q372-472

Wednesday 12 February 2014

Lord Freud, Minister for Welfare Reform and Andrew Parfitt, Deputy Director for Housing Policy, Department for Work and Pensions, Kris Hopkins MP, Minister for Housing and Jennifer Ashby, Deputy Director of Welfare Reform, Department for Communities and Local Government


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