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Communities and Local Government

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  • Affordable Housing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what estimate he has made of the level of affordable house building starts in 2011-12.

  • High Streets

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what steps his Department is taking to support local high streets.

  • Wind Turbines

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many planning approvals and rejections there were for wind turbines in (a) Isle of Wight constituency and (b) England in the...

  • Children in Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if he will take steps to support the recommendations of the National Care Advisory Service's report on young people leaving...

  • Community Development

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what support his Department plans to make available to communities seeking to purchase their local pub or other assets of...

  • Council Housing: Sales

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many council houses were sold in each year from 1979 to 1997.

  • Council Tax Benefits: Universal Credit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government whether he plans to require local authorities to include or exclude income from universal credit in the means test for localised...

  • Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government whether his Department switched its (a) gas or (b) electricity supplier in any of the last 10 years.

  • Green Belt

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what research the Government has (a) commissioned and (b) evaluated on the effectiveness of its green belt policy in (i) meeting...

  • Green Belt

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the answer of 11 June 2012, Official Report, column 8W, on planning permission: green belt (1) if he will provide...

  • Homelessness: Veterans

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what steps his Department has taken to prevent homelessness among veterans.

  • Housing: Armed Forces

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how much additional funding his Department has allocated for adaptations to homes for wounded service personnel and veterans in...

  • Housing: Regeneration

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the answer of 25 June 2012, Official Report, column 11W, on housing: regeneration, if he will estimate the number of...

  • Local Government Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how much was collected by each local authority in England in national non-domestic rates in each of the last three years; and...

  • Non-domestic Rates: Pendle

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many businesses in Pendle constituency received business rate hardship relief in 2011.

  • Planning Permission

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government with reference to the National Planning Policy Framework, paragraphs 82 and 157, where the objectives of the National Planning...

  • Publications

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what consultation documents have been issued by his Department since May 2010.

  • Social Rented Housing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what estimate he has made of the number of people with household earnings over £100,000 who are living in council or social...

  • Wind Power: Planning Permission

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what consideration he has given to introducing a minimum average wind speed requirement as part of the planning system and...

  • Wind Power: Planning Permission

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if he will consider introducing guidelines for wind farm developers for the purposes of preventing unsuitable speculative sites...