Policy, research and good practice work forms a major part of Shelter's efforts to address and find solutions for homelessness and housing issues. In this section you can browse through the reports, factsheets, briefings and policy consultation responses that we produce.
All policy documents
A briefing for MPs ahead of the second reading of the Fitness for Human Habitation Bill. Read summary and download
2017 saw the highest number of homeless children in a decade. We spoke with homeless children and homeless parents to find out how Britain's housing crisis is affecting childhoods. Read summary and download
Shelter's response to the Department for Communities and Local Government's consultation on regulating letting and managing agents. Read summary and download
This report is a legal review, looking into gaps in the law that allowed the tragedy of Grenfell to happen. Read summary and download