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Building Research Establishment

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 215586, tabled on 1 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, with reference to the conclusions of the report entitled, External Fire Spread – Part 1 Background research, published by the Building Research Establishment, if he will make an assessment of the appropriateness of that organisation continuing in its role as an advisory body to his Department on fire safety.

Answered on

6 February 2019

Building Research Establishment Ltd are an independent research and consultancy organisation which my Department commissions from time to time. Consultancy services are commissioned by the Department in line with standard public procurement practice.

Answered by

Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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