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High Rise Flats: Insulation

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 46149, tabled on 12 May 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, whether he has scheduled a meeting with representatives from the insurance industry on the high cost of insurance cover for residents of housing blocks with dangerous cladding.

Answered on

22 May 2020

On 13 and 21 May, the Minister for Building Safety held roundtables with representatives of the insurance industry. This was to address some of the insurance challenges impacting on residents of high-rise residential buildings. A number of options were discussed and are being considered further.