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Grenfell Tower

Information relating to the fire at Grenfell Tower.

Memorial Commission

Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce

  1. New Grenfell adviser appointed as final Grenfell Taskforce report published
  2. Fifth report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce
  3. Letter to the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: 17 July 2019
  4. Fourth report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce
  5. Letter to the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: 14 December 2018
  6. Third report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: 21 November 2018
  7. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 22 March 2018
  8. Letter to the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: 19 March 2018
  9. The second Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce report
  10. Second report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: 16 March 2018
  11. Statement on the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce Report
  12. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 6 November 2017
  13. Letter to members of the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: 6 November 2017
  14. Initial report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: 31 October 2017
  15. Letter to the Communities Secretary from the taskforce members: 31 October 2017
  16. New taskforce to support recovery from Grenfell fire disaster
  17. Independent Recovery Taskforce for Kensington and Chelsea council
  18. Grenfell Recovery Taskforce: terms of reference
  19. PM chairs Grenfell Recovery Taskforce meeting: 26 June 2017
  20. PM chairs fifth meeting of the Grenfell Tower Recovery Taskforce
  21. PM chairs third meeting of the Grenfell Tower Recovery Taskforce

Public Inquiry

Visit the Grenfell Tower Inquiry website.

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’s Position Statement describes the actions the department has taken since the Grenfell Tower fire to make buildings safer.

Letters

  1. Future management of the Grenfell site
  2. Update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 15 July 2019
  3. Update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 10 June 2019
  4. Letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 7 June 2019
  5. Update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 11 January 2019
  6. Update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 13 December 2018
  7. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 16 July 2018
  8. Letters to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 6 June 2018
  9. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 22 May 2018
  10. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 4 May 2018
  11. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 22 March 2018
  12. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 15 March 2018
  13. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 27 February 2018
  14. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 25 January 2018
  15. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 21 November 2017
  16. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 6 November 2017
  17. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 1 November 2017
  18. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 17 October 2017
  19. Letter from Tamara Finkelstein - 19 October 2017
  20. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 4 October 2017
  21. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 19 September 2017
  22. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 5 September 2017
  23. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 22 August 2017
  24. Letter to local authority chief executives, following the Grenfell Tower fire: 11 August 2017
  25. Letter from Tamara Finkelstein - 11 August 2017
  26. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 8 August 2017
  27. Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 25 July 2017
  28. Public sector estate safety checks: letter to permanent secretaries: 28 June 2017
  29. Letter to the Grenfell Community Safety Partnership: 24 June 2017
  30. Letters from the Regulator of Social Housing – Grenfell Tower

Announcements and updates

  1. Grenfell Tower fire: charitable funds raised and distributed
  2. Government announces next step towards long term future of Grenfell Tower site
  3. Grenfell one year on
  4. Grenfell Tower fire response: what charitable grants are available
  5. Statement on Grenfell Tower: 5 September 2017
  6. Update on rehousing former Grenfell residents
  7. Statement on Grenfell Tower: 20 July 2017
  8. Civil news: financial eligibility assessments for Grenfell Tower victims
  9. Update to MPs on the Grenfell Tower disaster: 11 July 2017
  10. Grenfell rehousing
  11. Grenfell Tower disaster: David Lidington statement
  12. Protection from prosecution for unlawful subletting at Grenfell Tower
  13. £1 million for local charities responding to Grenfell Tower disaster
  14. Government response to the Grenfell Tower tragedy
  15. Statement responding to Camden Council's decision to evacuate residents of the Chalcots estate
  16. Department responds to police identification of Hotpoint fridge freezer involved in Grenfell Tower fire
  17. Product recall
  18. Charitable grants for people directly impacted by the Grenfell Fire
  19. Government and utility companies announce package of support for Grenfell victims
  20. Update to MPs on the Grenfell Tower disaster: 22 June 2017
  21. PM Commons statement on Grenfell Tower: 22 June 2017
  22. First new homes secured for victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster
  23. Communities Secretary statement: safety checks following the Grenfell Tower fire
  24. Details of Grenfell Tower Residents’ Discretionary Fund
  25. Statement from the Prime Minister on Grenfell Tower: 17 June 2017
  26. UK to observe minute​​'s silence for victims of Grenfell Tower fire
  27. Statement on charitable giving: Grenfell Tower Fire
  28. Support for victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster
  29. Government confirms emergency funding available in response to Grenfell Tower incident
  30. Give safely to support those affected by Grenfell Tower Fire
  31. Statement on Grenfell Tower: 14 June 2017

Immigration

Published 22 June 2017
Last updated 26 March 2020 + show all updates
  1. Added Fifth report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce.

  2. Added link to Grenfell immigration policy statistics.

  3. Added press release: Grenfell Tower Memorial Commission begins work, published 13 February 2020.

  4. Added Grenfell Tower Inquiry Phase 1 report: government response.

  5. Added 4th report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce and letter to members of the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce.

  6. Added update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 15 July 2019; Added exchange of letters on the future management of the Grenfell site.

  7. Added update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 10 June 2019

  8. Added Letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 7 June 2019

  9. Added update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 11 January 2019

  10. Added third report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce and letter to members of the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce.

  11. Added update letter to residents on developments in response to the Grenfell Tower fire: 13 December 2018

  12. Added a link to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’s Position Statement on the Grenfell Tower Inquiry website.

  13. Added press release 'Further environmental checks for Grenfell site'.

  14. Added 'Letter to Grenfell United following concerns about the possibility of soil contamination: 15 October 2018'.

  15. Added Grenfell Tower Memorial Commission update letter: 17 September 2018.

  16. New Grenfell relatives’ immigration policy open letter dated 19 July 2018.

  17. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 16 July 2018

  18. Added "letter announcing an update to Grenfell relatives’ immigration policy: 26 June 2018".

  19. Added statement: 'Grenfell one year on'.

  20. Added 'Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 22 May 2018'.

  21. Added 'Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 4 May 2018'.

  22. Added second report from the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce, statement by the Housing Secretary, letter to members of the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce, and letter to residents.

  23. Added press release 'Fire safety advice unchanged after issue identified with fire door' and statement 'Update on Grenfell Tower fire: 15 March 2018'.

  24. Added 'Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 25 January 2018'.

  25. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 21 November 2017

  26. Letter to the Communities Secretary from the Grenfell Recovery Taskforce members alongside their initial report on 31 October 2017 has been added.

  27. Link to the response from the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea to the Initial Report by the Independent Grenfell Recovery Taskforce has been added – 6 November 2017.

  28. Added the initial report from the Independent Recovery Taskforce, oral statement to Parliament, and letters to residents, and to the Taskforce from the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government.

  29. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 1 November 2017.

  30. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 17 October 2017.

  31. Guidance on handling relatives' immigration cases added.

  32. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 4 October 2017.

  33. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 19 September 2017

  34. Added the call for evidence for the independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety.

  35. Added residents letter; safety of large panel system buildings letter; and wind-loading calculation for cladding circular letter.

  36. Added Sajid Javid's statement to the House of Commons 5 September 2017 and update and consolidated advice for building owners following large-scale testing.

  37. Home Office news story 'Immigration deadline for Grenfell Tower residents extended' (published 31 August 2017) has been added.

  38. Added Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety: terms of reference.

  39. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 22 August 2017.

  40. Added Grenfell Tower Inquiry terms of reference published - Sir Martin Moore-Bick's terms of reference for the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, and Prime Minister Theresa May's response.

  41. Added Letter to local authority chief executives, following the Grenfell Tower fire: 11 August 2017

  42. Added all fire test reports in a new section. Added Advice for building owners: large-scale wall system test 4, and related press notice.

  43. Added Letter to residents following the Grenfell Tower fire: 8 August 2017

  44. Added Advice for building owners: large-scale wall system test 3.

  45. Added 'Advice for building owners on the large-scale wall system test with ACM with a polyethylene filler cladding, with stone wool insulation' and 'Government fire safety testing programme continues' news story.

  46. Information about the Building Safety Programme which includes an option to register for email updates has been added. An explanatory note on large scale cladding systems testing has been added.

  47. Circular letter on recladding of tall buildings has been added.

  48. Added Grenfell Tower fire: handling immigration cases.

  49. Added Secretary of State's update on Grenfell Tower fire and fire safety.

  50. Added Grenfell Inquiry Chair: statement by the Prime Minister.

  51. Added statement on the government's response to the Grenfell Tower tragedy.

  52. Added Statement from the Secretary of State regarding the cladding testing failure rate.

  53. Statement responding to Camden Council's decision to evacuate residents of the Chalcots estate has been added.

  54. Update from the Charity Commission on charitable grants for people directly impacted by the Grenfell Fire added.

  55. First published.