Public Sector Borrowing Requirement

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-10-21
Session date: 
October 21, 2015
Reference: 
2015/3338
Question By: 
Tom Copley
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Are you still lobbying the Government to remove council housing development from the public sector borrowing requirement (as highlighted in your Housing Strategy), what successes can you point to on this front and how do you anticipate the Government policy to force councils to sell higher valued properties will impact on this?

Answer

Answer for Public Sector Borrowing Requirement

Answer for Public Sector Borrowing Requirement

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Pease see my answer to MQ 1769 / 2015. The Government policy of high value council house sales does not impact on my support for this policy.