The #Housing2030 initiative partners – Housing Europe, UNECE and UN-Habitat – are proud to present the fourth and final in a series of thematic conferences: “Shaping investment pathways to deliver affordable housing”. This event is presented in association with The Housing Agency.
The Housing Agency welcomes the release of the Approved Housing Bodies Regulatory Authority (AHBRA) FAQ document
The Housing Agency has welcomed the publication of the Summary of Social Housing Assessments (SSHA) 2020, which has recorded a fall in the number of households in Ireland on a waiting list for social housing.
Prepared by The Housing Agency using local authority data, key findings of the SSHA 2020 include:
The National Housing Strategy for People with a Disability (2011-2016 (extended to 2020)) will come to an end this year. A new national strategy is now being developed. The strategy is about facilitating the provision of housing options and related services to disabled people to allow individual choice and support independent living.
Do you have a disability, care for a disabled person or work in supporting independent living for disabled persons? If yes, have your say on the plan.
The Housing Agency welcomes the publication of a White Paper to End Direct Provision and to Establish a New International Protection Support Service.
Responding to the White Paper, Chief Executive Officer of The Housing Agency John O’Connor said: “I welcome the ending of Direct Provision, and the creation of a new system based on a not-for-profit approach, grounded in the principles of human rights, respect for diversity and respect for privacy and family life.
The Minister for Housing, Local Government & Heritage, Darragh O’Brien TD, has announced nine appointments to the board of the newly established Approved Housing Bodies Regulatory Authority, following a process conducted by the Public Appointments Service.
The Housing Agency recently presented a webinar of international experts delivering insights into the regulation and management of apartments and multi-unit developments.
With apartment living on the rise, this recording will be of interest to a wide audience including housing practitioners, professionals, regulators and officials, scholars, and providers.