Access a range of briefings, consultation documents and reports which provide detailed industry information and housing statistics.

Free 06 Jun 2022

Consultation response: draft guidance on the provision of community equipment and adaptations

CIH Scotland response to the Scottish Government's consultation on revised guidance for the provision of community equipment and adaptations.

Awards 27 May 2022

All-Ireland Good Practice Compendium 2022

This publication showcases exemplars of best practice from the last 12 months.

26 May 2022

CIH submission to APPG for Ending Homelessness rough sleeping inquiry

Our evidence to the APPGEH inquiry into the Government’s progress towards its manifesto commitment to ‘end the blight of rough sleeping by the end of the next Parliament’ in 2024.

Member only 26 May 2022

What you need to know about Government support measures on cost of living

On 26 May, the Chancellor announced a set of measures to address the rising cost of living. We have summarised the key elements of the announcement and alongside our full response.

Member only 17 May 2022

What you need to know about the Renters Reform Bill

The Renters Reform Bill is designed to improve the lives of renters by driving up standards in the private and socially rented sector, as part of the government’s mission to level up the country.

Member only 13 May 2022

What you need to know about the Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill

The Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill is intended to support the government’s commitment to ‘level up’ the UK by reversing geographical disparities as outlined in the Levelling Up White Paper.

Member only 11 May 2022

What you need to know about the Queen's Speech 2022

This member briefing outlines the housing-related bills mentioned in the Queen's Speech and CIH's response to the speech.

10 May 2022

CIH's submission to the DHLUC consultation on local connection requirements on social housing for victims of domestic abuse

CIH's response to the consultation highlights the importance of access to social housing for domestic abuse victims and their families.

10 May 2022

CIH submission to DLUHC consultation regarding the impact of joint tenancies on victims of domestic abuse

CIH's response addresses the reasons why being a joint tenant can be an impediment to leaving an abusive relationship.

05 May 2022

CIH submission to the All Party Parliamentary Group on housing and care for older people - Making retirement living affordable: the role of shared ownership housing

CIH's submission looks at how planning for a variety of housing options for older people can help to meet housing and care needs.

04 May 2022

CIH consultation submission for the proposed Vagrancy Act 1824 replacement legislation

CIH's response to the consultation on proposals to replace the Vagrancy Act

CIH have submitted our consultation response to the Department for Levelling Up Housing and Communities (DLUHC) on the proposed replacement legislation for the Vagrancy Act.  Whilst we warmly welcome the repeal of the outdated Vagrancy Act we have concerns on the further legislation being proposed.

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Member only 03 May 2022

What you need to know about the Building Safety Act

After receiving Royal Assent on 28 April 2022, the Building Safety Act will come into full effect over the next 18 months.

Member only 14 Apr 2022

Consultation briefing: draft guidance on the provision of equipment and adaptations

This briefing summarises the Scottish Government consultation on new guidance for the provision of equipment and adaptations.

14 Apr 2022

CIH response to the draft Investment Strategy for Northern Ireland 2050

This is a response to the consultation by the Northern Ireland Executive on the draft Investment Strategy for Northern Ireland 2050: A Framework for Transformation.

Free 12 Apr 2022

Consultation response: Rented Sector Stratgey

CIH Scotland response to the Scottish Government consultation on a new Rented Sector Strategy covering both the social and private rented sector.

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