Senior representatives from the DWP (Department for Work and
Pensions) will speak at the ARCH Tenant Conference on 22
Following discussions with Lord Freud, the Minister for Welfare
Reform at the DWP, it has been agreed that Annette Madden from the
Universal Credit Programme will speak at the conference in
Tenants will be able to hear first-hand from the DWP about their
plans for welfare reform and the roll out of Universal Credit.
Tenants will also be able to discuss the government's plans for
introduction of higher rents for higher earning households (pay to
stay) and the introduction of fixed-term tenancies with senior
representatives from the DCLG (Department for Communities and Local
We're committed to ensuring that tenants' voices are heard and
it's your chance to hear directly from the people at the heart of
government responsible for these reforms. You'll have opportunities
to raise questions and have your say on the future of council
housing at what these changes mean for you and the people in your
This year there will also be a special award to acknowledge the
work undertaken by tenants in their communities.
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information and to book.
Places are limited so please book as soon as possible. ARCH
members are entitled to up to five free places at the