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  • Community Development: Wales

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what discussions she had with her counterparts in the Welsh Assembly Government on initiatives announced in the White Paper,...

  • Departmental Car Allowances

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what mileage allowance is provided to each category of entitled worker by (a) her Department and (b) local authorities; and if...

  • Departmental Film

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the answer of 20 May 2008, Official Report, columns 263-4W, on departmental film, if she will place in the Library...

  • Departmental ICT

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what IT contracts her Departments and its agencies have entered into in the last two years.

  • Departmental ICT

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many of her Department's staff have access to the Department's IT infrastructure at home.

  • Departmental Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the change in the number of employees in her Department and its agencies has been since July 2006.

  • Departmental Records: Lost Property

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what information her Department's lost laptop held in relation to the Planning Bill.

  • Departmental Responsibilities

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many reviews of regulation her Department and its agencies has conducted or commenced since July 2007; and in which areas.

  • Departmental Sick Leave

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many working days have been lost due to sickness among employees for which her Department and its predecessor were...

  • Departmental Wastes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what steps her Department has taken to reduce the volume of waste produced by it and sent to landfill in each of the last two years.

  • Digital Broadcasting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what assessments her Department has made of the performance of the digital television initiatives in Kirklees, Hull and Glasgow...

  • Digital Switchover Help Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how much funding her Department has provided for the digital television initiatives in Kirklees, Hull and Glasgow referred to in...

  • European Union Solidarity Fund

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what her most recent estimate is of the amount that the UK will receive from the European Union Solidarity Fund to assist in...

  • Fire Services: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the cost, including VAT, has been of consultants' fees for the FiReControl project, broken down by consultancy; and which...

  • Fire Services: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what her Department's estimate for planning purposes of the convergence costs associated with FiReControl was in each fire (a)...

  • Fire Services: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the (a) staffing costs, including civil servants, interim and agency staff, (b) secondment costs and (c) travel costs of...

  • Fire Services: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the (a) staffing costs, including civil servants, interim and agency staff, (b) secondment costs and (c) travel costs of...

  • Fire Services: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what her estimate is of the cost, including VAT, of all consultants' fees for the FiReControl project for the duration of the...

  • Fire Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the cost of each fire and rescue service regional management board was in financial year (a) 2004-05, (b) 2005-06, (c)...

  • Fish

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how much fish was procured by her Department and at what cost in each of the last five years, broken down by species; and what...

  • Fraud

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) on how many occasions staff employed by her Department and its agencies defrauded her Department in each of the last 10...

  • Home Information Packs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the answer of 22 May 2008, Official Report, column 443W, on home information packs, whether informal minutes of the...

  • Housing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) how many and what proportion of housing stock units were (a) owner-occupied, (b) privately rented and (c) socially...

  • Housing: Construction

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what target has been set for house building in (a) North Northamptonshire and (b) England in the period to 2021; and what...

  • Housing: Construction

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what her most recent assessment is of the effect of current conditions in the housing market on the likelihood of her Department...

  • Housing: Construction

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will issue guidance to local authorities on the provision of short-term supply of land within their control for housing...

  • Housing: Heating

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) what estimate her Department has made of the number of electrically heated new homes built in the last five years that...

  • Housing: Heating

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what plans she has to amend the building regulations to require the installation of energy efficient domestic heating pumps; and...

  • Housing: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what steps her Department is taking to ensure that the Homes and Communities Agency promotes the application of lifetime homes...

  • Local Government Ombudsman: Freedom of Information (8 annotations)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will bring forward legislative proposals to remove exemptions from the Freedom of Information Act 2000 of the Local...

  • Ordnance Survey: Telephone Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what income her Department received from the Ordnance Survey 0845 number in (a) 2007-08, (b) 2006-07 and (c) 2005-06.

  • Planning Permission: National Parks

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will put in place measures to ensure that planning applications relating to areas within National Parks are dealt with...

  • Planning Permission: Rural Areas

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what assessment she has made of the implications of proposed changes in planning regulations of (a) re-using under used or...

  • Planning Permission: Rural Areas

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will take steps to reduce the average time taken to grant planning permission for employment purposes in rural areas.

  • Prisons: Planning Permission

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) what role the Secretary of State plays in considering planning applications from Crown development for Titan prisons; (2)...

  • Property Development

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what recent representations she has received on the merits of the proximity principle in planning and building new housing...

  • Regional Development Agencies: Fraud

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) how many staff were prosecuted for (a) attempting to defraud and (b) defrauding each regional development agency in each...

  • Regional Development Agencies: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what criteria she uses to assess the (a) accessibility and (b) responsiveness of regional development agencies to the sectors...

  • Social Conditions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what definition her Department uses of a poor quality environment for the purposes of measuring progress against her...