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High Rise Flats: Fire Prevention

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 114958, tabled on 12 November 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, how many residential high-rise buildings that applied to the Building Safety Fund do not meet fire safety standards as a result of building design quality on the part of the building developer.

Answered on

19 November 2020

The Building Safety Fund is aimed at making sure those living in buildings covered by the fund are safe by remediating unsafe non-Aluminium Composite Material cladding systems that do not meet fire safety standards. The Department is continuing to work with building owners to progress applications for the Building Safety Fund and published registration statistics on 30 September, which can be found at: