Response - Inquiry into the Role and Effectiveness of the Housing Corporation
By: Jim Bennett Published: February 2004
Shelter submitted a memorandum for the ODPM Select Committee's Inquiry into the role and effectiveness of the Housing Corporation in February 2004.
- lettings policy, particularly in relation to applicants nominated by local authorities as being in priority housing need
- management of tenancies and the need to pursue all other avenues before seeking possession
- balancing business case decisions on management issues with the needs and circumstances of individual residents and potential residents.
The memorandum also comments upon the investment priorities of the Housing Corporation.