Next meeting:

Last updated - 21 Sep 2021, 12.35

23 Sep 2021, 09.30

The Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage will meet in Committee Room 1, LH2000.

The committee shadows the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage.

Date established: 30 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Electoral Reform

Latest Report

Electoral Reform

The Committee has published a report on its pre-legislative scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Electoral Reform Bill 2020. The Committee has identified several issues and made recommendations on these issues which are explained in detail in the body of the report.

Press releases

15 Sep 2021, 15.45

Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage to begin Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of Tailte Éireann Bill 2020

8 Sep 2021, 15.06

Oireachtas Housing Committee to resume pre-legislative scrutiny of the Planning and Development Bill 2021

6 Sep 2021, 13.23

Oireachtas Housing Committee to begin pre-legislative scrutiny of the Planning and Development Bill 2021.

Recent videos

Thu, 16 Sep 2021

Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Tailte Éireann Bill 2020

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Thu, 9 Sep 2021

Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Planning and Development (Amendment)(LSRD) Bill 2021 (resumed)

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Tue, 7 Sep 2021

Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Planning and Development (Amendment)(LSRD) Bill 2021

 

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Recent documents

Thu, 16 Sep

Opening statement, Emma Reeves, Principal Officer, Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage

Opening statement, Emma Reeves, Principal Officer, Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage ()

Thu, 9 Sep

Opening statement, James Benson, Director, Housing, Planning and Development Services, Construction Industry Federation (CIF)

Opening statement, James Benson, Director, Housing, Planning and Development Services, Construction Industry Federation (CIF) ()

Thu, 9 Sep

Opening statement, Kevin Kelly, Chief Executive, Mayo County Council , County and City Management Association (CCMA)

Opening statement, Kevin Kelly, Chief Executive, Mayo County Council , County and City Management Association (CCMA) ()

Recent reports

Thu, 19 Aug 2021

Report on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Electoral Reform Bill 2020
Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government Report on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Electoral Reform Bill 2020, July 2021

Tue, 11 May 2021

Report on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Affordable Housing Bill 2020
Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage Report on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Affordable Housing Bill 2020 May 2021

Tue, 20 Apr 2021

Interim Report on Homelessness
Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage Interim Report on Homelessness April 2021

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of agriculture, food and the marine is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

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

Clerk to the Committee

Anne-Marie Lynch

(01) 618 3325

jchlgh@oireachtas.ie

 

Press officer

Robert Kennedy-Cochrane

(01) 618 4149

(085) 870 7436

robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie