Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government

Latest from the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government

  1. Home Building Fund
  2. Recovered appeal: Land at Valley Park School, Off New Cut Road, Maidstone (ref: 3185916 - 24 September 2018)
  3. MHCLG: workforce management information, August 2018

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What the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government does

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’s (formerly the Department for Communities and Local Government) job is to create great places to live and work, and to give more power to local people to shape what happens in their area.

MHCLG is a ministerial department, supported by 12 agencies and public bodies.

Read more about what we do

Documents

Our publications

  1. Home Building Fund
  2. MHCLG: workforce management information, August 2018
  3. See all publications

Our statistics

  1. Live tables on planning application statistics
  2. Planning applications in England: April to June 2018
  3. See all statistics

Our ministers

Our management

Melanie Dawes CB
Melanie Dawes CB
Permanent Secretary
Jo Farrar
Director General, Local Government and Public Services
Simon Ridley
Director General, Decentralisation and Growth
Rachel McLean
Director General, Chief Financial Officer
Lise-Anne Boissiere
Director, Strategy, Communications and Private Office
Christine Hewitt
Director, People, Capability and Change
Nick Markham
Lead Non-Executive Director
Daniel Morley
Non-Executive Director
Mary Ney
Non-Executive Director
Pam Chesters CBE
Non-Executive Director

Special representatives

Lord  Pickles

The Rt Hon

Lord Pickles
United Kingdom Special Envoy for post-Holocaust issues

Contact MHCLG

Office address and general enquiries

2 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DF
United Kingdom

General enquiries: please use this number if you are a member of the public

030 3444 0000

Media enquiries

Please use this number if you are a journalist wishing to speak to Press Office

0303 444 1209

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information requests

Knowledge & Information Access Team
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
2nd floor NW, Fry Building
2 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DF
United Kingdom

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

  1. Procurement at MHCLG
  2. Working for MHCLG
  3. Jobs

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