Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

This is a new organisation. It was previously called the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities.

Latest from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

What we do

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government is central to the mission-driven government, from fixing the foundations of an affordable home to handing power back to communities and rebuilding local governments.

MHCLG is a ministerial department, supported by 15 agencies and public bodies.

Read more about what we do


Our ministers

Our management

Permanent Secretary
Director General for Local Government and Public Service
Director General, Regeneration, Housing and Planning
Director General, Safer and Greener Buildings
Director General, Chief Financial Officer
MHCLG Chief Scientific Adviser
Director General for Local Growth, Communities and Devolution

Contact MHCLG

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
4th floor NW, Fry Building, 2 Marsham Street
United Kingdom

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

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