Our publications focus on the latest policy topics and practical advice that you need to do your job. CIH members can access all our publication documents for free, please ensure you are logged into the website.

01 Mar 2024

Rapid Rehousing Transition Plans: Improving access to the private rented sector

This joint research with Fife Council looks at the barriers people face accessing the private rented sector and how to make it an attractive, viable option for those experiencing homelessness.

Member only 28 Feb 2024

What you need to know about the Welsh Government’s final budget 2024-2025

This member-exclusive briefing sets out the key funding allocations in Welsh Government's final budget 2024/25 - A Budget to Protect the Services which Matter Most to You.

28 Feb 2024

CIH submission to the All Party Parliamentary Group inquiry on the regeneration of outdated sheltered housing

CIH's submission to the APPG discussing sheltered and independent living housing.

Member only 21 Feb 2024

Focus on influencing Scotland: February 2024

This publication provides a round up of recent Scottish briefings, consultation responses and member updates.

19 Feb 2024

Chartered Institute of Housing response to the Building Safety Levy: second consultation

CIH responds to the second consultation on the Building Safety Levy, find out what detail is in our response to government.

Member only 19 Feb 2024

What you need to know about net-zero and fuel poverty in Scotland

This new CIH member briefing gives an update on key milestones for net-zero and fuel poverty in Scotland.

Member only 15 Feb 2024

What you need to know about the Awaab's Law consultation

Discover more about the seven proposals outlined in the consultation which will apply to the social rented sector.

Member only 12 Feb 2024

What you need to know about the consultation on social housing allocations

Government has issued a consultation on the allocations of social housing, including UK connection tests, income and new grounds for eviction. Find out what you need to know.

08 Feb 2024

CIH response to ESNZ Select Committee on energy bills for domestic consumers

We are pleased to have the opportunity to respond to the Committee’s inquiry on energy bills for domestic consumers. We have focused on three of the inquiry’s questions.

Member only 08 Feb 2024

What you need to know about the proposed Competence and Conduct Standard for social housing

Discover the full detail of the new proposed Standards, which include an enhanced code of conduct and qualification requirements.

07 Feb 2024

Ciplun o'r Sector: Cymwysteraw yng Nghymru

Archwiliwch ymchwil CIH Cymru i sefydlu cyfansoddiad cymwysterau cyfredol rheolwyr tai perthnasol ac amlygu lefel y sgil a'r wybodaeth sydd eisoes yn bodoli yma yng Nghymru.

Mae'r adroddiad hwn yn disgrifio rhai o'r prif dueddiadau yn yr ymatebion a dderbyniom

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07 Feb 2024

Sector Snapshot: Qualifications in Wales

Explore CIH Cymru research to establish the current qualification make-up of relevant housing managers and highlight the level of skill and knowledge that already exists here in Wales.

This report sets out some of the key trends in the responses we received from across the sector.

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Free 06 Feb 2024

Scottish housing 2024: what the sector wants

In 2023 we asked CIH Scotland members what they would like to see in the upcoming Housing Bill - this paper summarises what you've told us needs to be prioritised.

05 Feb 2024

Cynllun pum pwynt ar gyfer tai yng Nygymru

Sicrhau y gal pawb gael mynediad at gartref addas, diogel a fforddiadwy.

Bydd ymgorffori’r hawl i gartref digonol nid yn unig yn sicrhau bod unigolion yn gallu cael mynediad i gartref diogel, addas a fforddiadwy, bydd hefyd yn sicrhau bod mwy o arian ar gael i fuddsoddi yn ein gwasanaethau cyhoeddus, gan wella ein rhagolygon ariannol ac ansawdd bywyd am genedlaethau i ddod.

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05 Feb 2024

CIH Cymru: A five point plan for housing

CIH Cymru outline how we can work together to ensure everyone in Wales can access a suitable, safe, and affordable home

At CIH Cymru, we believe housing should be a foundational mission for government. Putting housing first will help deliver an equitable Wales where everyone has enough money to live. A Wales where everyone can afford the essentials and where child poverty is eradicated. A Wales where everyone can access a safe, affordable and sustainable home. This paper outlines how we feel this can be achieved.

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