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Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on homelessness and the private rented sector

Inquiry

The HCLG Committee has launched an inquiry into the Impact of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) on homelessness and the private rented sector. It will consider both the immediate and long-term impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the homeless, rough sleepers and those in the private rented sector.

The Committee expects to hold an evidence session in early May onwards to hear directly from stakeholders and Government about what is being done and what further support is needed.

This inquiry is currently accepting evidence

The committee wants to hear your views. We welcome submissions from anyone with answers to the questions in the call for evidence. You can submit evidence until Friday 27 November 2020.

Read the call for evidence before submitting

Reports and government responses

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1st Report - Protecting rough sleepers and renters: Interim Report
Inquiry Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on homelessness and the private rented sector
Committees Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
Government Response
Government Response to the Committee's interim report on protecting rough sleepers
HC 309
Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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29 June 2020
Inquiry Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on homelessness and the private rented sector
Committees Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
Oral Evidence
11 May 2020
Inquiry Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on homelessness and the private rented sector
Committees Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
Oral Evidence
Witnesses National Residential Landlords Association
Committees Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
Written Evidence
Witnesses Mayor of London
Committees Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
Written Evidence
Witnesses District Councils' Network
Committees Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee
Written Evidence

Contact us

To contact the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, please telephone 030 3444 0000, or use the Ministry's online contact form at https://forms.communities.gov.uk/

  • Email: hclgcom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: General inquiries: 020 7219 5364 Media inquiries: 020 7219 8430 / 07834 172099
  • Address: Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA