Housing and Planning Bill (3)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-03-16
Session date: 
March 16, 2016
Reference: 
2016/1105
Question By: 
Tom Copley
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will you categorically state that every council home sold as a result of the 'higher value' council properties provisions in the Housing and Planning Bill will be replaced by two affordable housing properties?

Answer

Answer for Housing and Planning Bill (3)

Answer for Housing and Planning Bill (3)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes. Both the Prime Minister and the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government have confirmed that this will be the case.