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Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Parliamentary Consultants

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN HL13275, tabled on 10 February 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government who are the official advisors on (1) the natural environment, and (2) climate change, within the Ministry of Housing, Communities, and Local Government.

Answered on

24 February 2021

Government is advised by the Climate Change Committee (CCC) – the independent, statutory body established under the Climate Change Act 2008 – whose role is to advise the UK and devolved Governments, including MHCLG. The Department also seeks the relevant advice from executive non-departmental bodies such as Natural England and the Environment Agency.