Social Mobility Fund (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-03-25
Session date: 
March 25, 2015
Reference: 
2015/0937
Question By: 
Tom Copley
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

The Treasury recently announced £84million of funding for a Social Mobility Fund "to help council tenants across the country who are eligible for the Right to Buy to buy their own homes on the open market". How much of this funding will be available to Londoners?

Answer

Answer for Social Mobility Fund (1)

Answer for Social Mobility Fund (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The fund is being allocated on the basis of bids from local authorities across the country, so the amount for Londoners will depend on the bids submitted by London boroughs.