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Housing policy and strategy

Read about our housing strategy, tenancy strategy and homelessness strategy.

Published on: 6 January 2021

Last updated: 19 February 2021

Leaseholder policy for Housing Renewal Areas

The updated Policy 2018, sets out the financial compensation and rehousing options for leaseholders where the council wants to acquire their properties in order for housing renewal to go ahead. Read a summary of the policy below.


The new policy replaces the one originally published in 2014. 

To find out more about the policy, write to Policy, Performance and Communications Team, Westminster City Hall, 64 Victoria Street, Westminster, London, SW1E 6QP.

Call 020 7641 2789.