Next meeting:

Last updated - 18 Jan 2019, 17.11

23 Jan 2019, 09.00

The Joint Committee of Housing, Planning and Local Government will meet in Committee Room 1, LH2000.

The committee scrutinises legislation and policy as it shadows the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government. The committee was renamed during the Dáil term (26 Sep 2017) and was previously the Committee on Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government.

Date established: 26 Sep 2017

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Examination of Local Authority Housing Lists

Latest Report

Examination of Local Authority Housing Lists

The committee has published a report on report on Examination of Local Authority Housing Lists.

Press releases

14 Dec 2018, 10.04

Housing Committee publishes report on social housing waiting lists

5 Dec 2018, 14.04

Housing Committee to discuss funding & delivery of public housing

27 Nov 2018, 15.56

Housing Committee to focus on regional spatial & economic strategies

Recent videos

Wed, 12 Dec 2018

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government

Update on Rebuilding Ireland – Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness (resumed)

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Tue, 11 Dec 2018

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government

2018 Supplementary Estimates for Public Services - Vote 34 (Housing, Planning and Local Government)

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Thu, 6 Dec 2018

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government

Further Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals

Funding and Delivery of Public Housing under Rebuilding Ireland [Resumed]

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Recent reports

Fri, 14 Dec 2018

Examination of Local Authority Housing Lists
Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government report on Examination of Local Authority Housing Lists

Mon, 16 Jul 2018

Report on the General Scheme of the Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Bill 2018
Joint Committee on Housing, Planning & Local Government report on the general scheme of the Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Bill 2018

Thu, 12 Jul 2018

Report on Scrutiny of the Electoral (Amendment) (no. 3) Bill, 2014 [PMB]
Joint Committee on Housing, Planning & Local Government report on scrutiny of the Electoral (Amendment) (no. 3) Bill, 2014 [PMB]

Recent documents

Tue, 11 Dec

Opening statement, Eoghan Murphy, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government

Opening statement, Eoghan Murphy, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government (PDF)

Thu, 6 Dec

Opening statement, Moira Murrell, Chief Executive, Kerry Council Council

Opening statement, Moira Murrell, Chief Executive, Kerry Council Council (PDF)

Thu, 6 Dec

Opening statement, Joe McGuinness, Director of Corporate Services, Louth County Council

Opening statement, Joe McGuinness, Director of Corporate Services, Louth County Council (PDF)

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the area of housing, planning and local government is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Pádraig Grant
(01) 618 3325
076 100 1764 
jchplg@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer: 
Nuala Walsh
(01) 618 3437
(086) 410 0898
nuala.walsh@oireachtas.ie