The Housing Corporation

Law Society Gazette - Thursday 11th September 2003

The Housing Corporation is a Non Departmental Public Body sponsored by the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister. The principal activities of the Corporation are the promotion, financing and regulation of Registered Social Landlords in England.

The Corporation intends to create and maintain a panel of no more than five legal advisors to join with the Treasury Solicitor’s Department from whom advice and other legal services on matters concerning the Corporation’s remit in the Social Housing Sector may be obtained as required, over a period of three years under a call off basis. More information about the Corporation’s remit can be obtained at www.housingcorp.gov.uk.

Expressions of interest, listing in summary form relevant experience in this sector, should be made to Anthony Armitage at First Law, 6-8 Bouverie Street, London EC4Y 8DD, by fax on 020 7353 8877 or by email to aa@firstlaw.co.uk. Expressions of interest should comprise no more than five pages of A4 and if sent by email the file size should not exceed 250KB. The closing date for expressions of interest is 4pm on Friday 19 September 2003. Full tender specifications will be issued to qualifying applicants the following week.