Housing Covenant (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-02-25
Session date: 
February 25, 2013
Reference: 
2013/0560
Question By: 
Nicky Gavron
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Your Housing Covenant for the private rented sector describes tenants as consumers? Would tenants agree with you?

Answer

Answer for Housing Covenant (2)

Answer for Housing Covenant (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Given that the OED definition of a consumer is ‘a person who purchases goods and services for personal use’, there can be no grounds for disagreement.