High Rise Flats: Sheffield - Question to Ministry of Housing, Communities, & Local Government

Jared asked the following question 'To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what criteria his Department has used to assess Sheffield City Council's request for funding for the installation of sprinklers in that city's tower blocks.'

This was asked on 11/12/2017.

Alok Sharma responded with 'As we have said, we will consider the removal of financial restrictions for local authorities where these stand in the way of essential fire safety work being done, and we are currently in discussion with Sheffield City Council about this.'

This was received on 19/12/2017

Jared O'Mara