Section: Legislation & Court Issues

Current consultations - housing law

Updated 11.12.17
GOV UK / Welsh Government: Various links - see below

The following consultations are current at the time of posting. Click on the consultation titles for further details.

Enabling Gypsies, Roma and Travellers

Re views on draft proposals to improve access to help, advice and services for Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities in Wales.

Consultation closes 21.12.17


Improving access to social housing for victims of domestic abuse

Re proposals for new statutory guidance for local authorities to assist victims of domestic abuse living in refuges, and other forms of safe temporary accommodation, to access social housing.

Consultation closes 05.01.18


Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 - Fitness for human habitation

Re views on proposed regulations, made under section 94 of the act, for determining if a dwelling is fit for human habitation.

Consultation closes 12.01.18


Funding for supported housing - two consultations

Both of these consultations seek the views on the design of the Government's new supported housing funding models which relate to England only. One concerns housing costs for sheltered and extra care accommodation, and the other relates to housing costs for short-term supported accommodation.

Consultation closes 23.01.18


Review of park homes legislation: Part 2

Re how effective local authority licensing has been; how well the procedures for selling mobile homes, making site rules and pitch fee reviews are working and whether "fit and proper" controls need to be applied in the sector.

Consultation closes 16.02.18



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