§ Mr. Colman
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions what action he is taking to review the work of Leasehold Valuation Tribunals. 
§ Ms Armstrong
We are monitoring closely the work of the Leasehold Valuation Tribunals in relation to their new jurisdiction for determining disputes over service charges and applications for the appointment of a manager which commenced on 1 September. We will consider carefully whether any changes in procedure are needed in the light of experience.