Response: TSA consultation on affordable rent
By: Deborah Garvie Published: March 2011
Shelter welcomes the opportunity to respond to this consultation. As an adviser of people in housing need and social tenants, we have a strong interest in the standards that apply to the provision of low-cost rented accommodation in England.
- Response: TSA consultation on affordable rent (PDF 191.3 KB)
Shelter is disappointed that the only question asked of respondents relates to the flexibility for private registered providers of social housing, rather than the needs of tenants. We are therefore responding more generally to the TSA’s proposals that, following the outcome of its consultation, it plans to reissue its standards to include the following guidance on Affordable Rent homes: