Here you will find responses that we have submitted to consultations by government departments and other organisations that are relevant to mortgage lenders and their customers.
Members and associates can also keep up to date with our work in progress on formulating responses to consultations that haven't yet reached their closing date. Please note some content is restricted for members and associates only.
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|Consultation title||Consulting body||Summary||Consulting period||Status|
|Private Rented Sector in Northern Ireland – Proposals for change||DfC||We are concerned by paragraph 7.32, which states that “Northern Ireland has fallen behind other jurisdictions in relation to regulation…” as this implies that there is a regulatory ‘arms race’.||10/01/17 - 03/04/17||Closed|
|The future of Ireland's mortgage market - consultation||CCPC||We welcome the opportunity to provide general comments for this consultation, outlining what we believe makes for an effective mortgage market for lenders plus their existing and potential customers.||20/02/17 - 20/03/17||Closed|
|Proposals to seek reversal of the reclassification of registered Social Housing providers in Northern Ireland||DfC||We expect legislative changes for Northern Ireland to be consistent with the changes already taken in relation to the powers of the social housing regulator in England.||08/12/16 - 08/02/17||Closed|
|Proposed increase to court fees in Northern Ireland||NICTS||We do not believe that increased court fees in will be a barrier to cases being taken through the courts.||14/03/16 - 08/06/16||Closed|
|Proposals for a new regulatory framework for social housing providers||DSDNI||We have responded to the DSDNI consultation. We are broadly supportive of the proposals to move to a risk-based proportionate approach with delivery outcomes linked to housing association governance and...||12/03/15 - 10/06/15||Closed|
|Joint or Separate Representation of borrowers and lenders?||lawsoc-ni||We have responded to the Law Society of Northern Ireland (LSNI)'s consultation on separate representation of lender and borrower in conveyancing transactions. We believe joint representation should continue to be...||07/09/14 - 07/10/14||Closed|
|Facing the future: Northern Ireland Housing Strategy 2012-17||DSDNI||The CML has responded to the consultation on a housing strategy for Northern Ireland 2012-17. We are supportive of the main aim of the strategy to create a balanced housing market...||06/12/12 - 06/12/12||Closed|