Right to Buy

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-05-25
Session date: 
May 25, 2016
Reference: 
2016/1651
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Given your opposition to the government's Right to Buy extension, what steps will you take to prevent housing association tenants from having the right to own their own home?

Answer

Answer for Right to Buy

Answer for Right to Buy

Answered By: 
The Mayor

It is not within the Mayor's power to prevent Housing Associations from meeting the commitments that they have made in their voluntary agreement with Government.