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

Free 11 Dec 2020

Covid-19 and provision of night shelters

CIH's latest Covid-19 factsheet looks at the issues of managing night shelters during Covid-19.

The factsheet looks at risk assessments, safety, managing a Covid-19 outbreak, and accommodating individuals following a positive test for Covid-19.

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NEW Free 10 Dec 2020

Back the bill signatories

See the full list of signatories who are 'backing the bill' a joint campaign by CIH Cymru, Shelter Cymru and Tai Pawb to make housing a right in Wales.

CIH Cymru alongside our partners Shelter Cymru and Tai Pawb have launched our joint 'Back the Bill' campaign. The campaign is aiming to gain support for draft legislation that if enacted, would mean that housing is a legal right in Wales. Get a snapshot of what the campaign is all about and take a look at the list of signatories supporting the campaign. 

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Free 10 Dec 2020

Homelessness data review 2020

CIH Scotland's response to the Scottish Government consultation on homelessness data and publications.

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Member only 08 Dec 2020

What you need to know: the comprehensive spending review and national infrastructure strategy

A summary for members on the key points in the comprehensive spending review and national infrastructure strategy, published 25 November 2020.

This briefing outlines the main points from the National Infrastructure Strategy, including points applicable to housing and climate change. It also summarises the housing-related points in the Comprehensive Spending Review, and gives CIH's response.

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Free 07 Dec 2020

Welfare benefits and Coronavirus December 2020

An updated version of our factsheet outlining recent changes to benefit rules.

An overview of recent changes to benefit rules, including some which will come into force in April 2021.

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Free 04 Dec 2020

Domestic Abuse Protection Bill response

CIH Scotland responds to the call for evidence on a new Bill that aims to make it easier for social landlords to end a joint tenancy for perpatrators of domestic abuse.

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Free 04 Dec 2020

Fair Rents (Scotland) Bill response

CIH Scotland response to proposals which would introduce a cap on rent increases in the private rented sector of CPI plus 1 percent each year.

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NEW Free 02 Dec 2020

Public attitudes to social housing in Wales

Just over three quarters of the Welsh public agree that a right to housing should be a law in Wales - in this snapshot of public opinion, find out what other views on housing the public hold.

NEW Free 02 Dec 2020

Agweddau'r cyhoedd at gartrefi cymdeithasol yng Nghymru

Mae mwy na thri chwarter o bobl yng Nghymru'n cefnogi hawl gyfreithiol i gartref, yn ôl arolwg newydd gan CIH Cymru. Darllenwch ragor am safbwyntiau'r cyhoedd ynglŷn â thai.

Free 01 Dec 2020

Public attitudes to social housing in Scotland

This new research explores what people in Scotland think about social housing as a political and personal priority.

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NEW Free 26 Nov 2020

Community-led approaches to empty homes

This full-length report delves into the full detail of research undertaken by a team of final inal year Housing Studies students from Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Get the full report focusing on how community-led approaches can make a difference in addressing empty homes. Delivered through Tyfu Tai Cymru and carried-out by final year Housing Studies students from Cardiff Metropolitan University.

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NEW Free 26 Nov 2020

Community-led approaches to empty homes: Summary report

Get the all the essential findings from Tyfu Tai Cymru research led by final year Housing Studies students from Cardiff Metropolitan University and supported by the Wales Cooperative Centre.

NEW Free 26 Nov 2020

Dulliau a arweinir gan gymunedau i dai gwag: Adroddia cryno

Gwelir y darganfyddiadau allweddol o ymchwil Tyfu Tai Cymru a chafwyd eu harwain gan ddisgyblion Astudiaethau Tai o Brifysgol Fetropolitan Caerdydd a chefnogwyd gan Ganolfan Cydweithredol Cymru.

Member only 23 Nov 2020

Focus on influencing Scotland: November 2020

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

Free 19 Nov 2020

Draft Infrastructure Investment Plan - joint response

CIH Scotland, Shelter Scotland and SFHA have submitted a joint response to the Scottish Government's draft Infrastructure Investment Plan.

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