HC Deb 03 November 2003 vol 412 cc504-5W
Mr. Prisk

To ask the Deputy Prime Minister what assessment he has made of the impact of regulations on the building industry on balancing demand and supply in the housing market; and what recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry regarding regulation of the building industry. [121445]

Keith Hill

The Office of the Deputy Prime Minister is currently considering the balance of regulation regarding the housing market and is taking into account the views of other Government Departments and looking forward to the conclusions reached by the Barker Review of Housing Supply.