TAROE Trust

TAROE Trust one of National Tenant Organisations to hold further meetings with Housing Minister

Following proposals made to ensure a national voice for tenants, Housing Minister Alok Sharma MP has met on two occasions with representatives from the National Tenant Organisations to plan a series of events for the Housing Minister to meet with tenants. It is anticipated that these will be interactive events, …

National Tenant Organisations to work with Government to identify improvements for tenants living in social housing

TAROE Trust was delighted to have been able to meet with the Housing Minister, Alok Sharma MP on Friday 18th August, as one of the national tenant organisations, to discuss and agree actions that examine where improvements can be made for tenants living within the social housing sector. We shall be …

HCA writes to National Tenant Organisations following Grenfell disaster

TAROE Trust would like to highlight and welcome correspondence received from the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) – the social housing regulator – which sets out some of the work they have been engaged in following the tragic events at Grenfell Tower. The letter has been prepared in response to …

TAROE Trust makes third and fourth contributions to Grenfell Inquiry Terms of Reference consultation

TAROE Trust has today made two further contributions to the consultation on the Grenfell Inquiry Terms of Reference. The contributions relate to: Seeking clarification on the ‘Staying Put’ guidance Review of the agency and management responses Full details of the submissions are reproduced below here:   CLARIFICATION ON ‘STAYING PUT’ POLICY …

TAROE Trust makes second contribution to Terms of Reference of Grenfell Inquiry

Following the extension of the consultation period for the Grenfell Inquiry Terms of Reference, TAROE Trust has made a second submission. The details are as follows: GAS SAFETY IN HIGH RISE BUILDINGS “TAROE Trust would recommend that the Terms of Reference are extended to include an examination as to why gas …

Housing Ombudsman publishes annual report and accounts for 2016/17

The Housing Ombudsman has published its Annual Report and Accounts for the 2016/17 financial year. These represent the 20th anniversary of the Housing Ombudsman, and are subtitled: Housing Matters: Fairness Matters.  A full copy of the publication can be accessed here. The report shows continuous improvement in the service with increased …

TAROE Trust contribution to Terms of Reference of Grenfell Inquiry

Residents, Landlords and Fire Services working together The Government has asked for comments and recommendations for the Terms of Reference of the Public Inquiry into the Grenfell Tower Fire. TAROE Trust’s contribution has been as follows: “TAROE TRUST would recommend that the Terms of Reference are extended to include an examination …