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

Free 26 Jan 2021

CIH response to MHCLG consultation on supporting housing delivery and public service infrastructure

CIH has responded to the consultation which comes at a time of great change for high streets and town centres.

The original MHCLG consultation can be found here.

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Free 20 Jan 2021

Supporting tenants affected by COVID-19 who have rent arrears

The measures available to landlords and tenants to support tenants in rent arrears, and how to communicate well with tenants to keep them informed and reassured.

Free 19 Jan 2021

Maintaining tenancies - a guide for the private rented sector

This guidance was produced by CIH Scotland, Homes for Good and the Scottish Association of Landlords to help landlords and letting agents deal with COVID-19.

Free 19 Jan 2021

Dealing with anti-social behaviour and COVID-19

An outline of how anti-social behaviour issues may manifest themselves during the Coronavirus pandemic, and the legal & practical steps housing organisations can take to tackle anti-social behaviour.

Free 19 Jan 2021

Engaging with tenants about Coronavirus

Some tips on communicating with tenants to ensure they are aware of the main issues around Coronavirus and its impact on daily life.

Free 19 Jan 2021

Gas safety - COVID-19

Information and advice on how housing organisations can continue to meet obligations under the Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998.

Free 19 Jan 2021

Repairs and maintenance services and COVID-19

Information on delivering a repairs and maintenance service during the Coronavirus pandemic, and how to keep staff and tenants safe while doing so.

Free 19 Jan 2021

Supporting vulnerable tenants affected by COVID-19

A look at how landlords can support vulnerable tenants affected by COVID-19, hospital discharge, and working with partner organisations.

Free 19 Jan 2021

Managing lettings and empty homes during COVID-19

This good practice note outlines practical considerations to enable lettings and empty homes management to continue where possible.

Free 18 Jan 2021

Temporary accommodation and day centres for people experiencing rough sleeping during Covid-19

Guidance on management of day centres, hostels, and temporary accommodation during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Free 18 Jan 2021

CIH submission to the Budget 2021

CIH sets out its Budget submission, outlining areas where investment in housing would benefit most.

The submission outlines how investing in housing can boost the post-Covid economy by building new homes, meeting new building safety requirements, achieve net zero carbon, help with housing costs, meet support needs, and end homelessness

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Free 18 Jan 2021

CIH response to the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Devolution’s inquiry into the role that central government has in making a success of devolution in England

The submission outlines the nation's housing need and the role that devolution could play in meeting the need for affordale housing across England.

12 Jan 2021

What you need to know about the building safety white paper

Introducing radical changes to the building safety regime in Wales, get all the essential information about what the White Paper proposals include.

23 Dec 2020

What you need to know about the updated Climate Change Plan 2018-2032

The new Climate Change Act commenced in March 2020 introduced new interim targets and a commitment for Scotland to reach net zero emissions by 2045.

22 Dec 2020

Focus on influencing Scotland: December 2020

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

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