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Response to the Draft Public Service Ombudsman Bill

20 April 2017

The Ombudsman has published her response to the Draft Public Service Ombudsman Bill. The Bill, which would establish a single Ombudsman to take on the functions of the Local Government Ombudsman and the Parliamentary and Health […]

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Housing Ombudsman Denise Fowler to take on new role

24 February 2017

Denise Fowler will be leaving her role as Housing Ombudsman in June 2017 to join Women’s Pioneer Housing as its new chief executive.

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Housing Ombudsman launches consultation on 2017-18 plans and budget

12 January 2017

The Housing Ombudsman Denise Fowler has published a consultation paper on her proposed plans and budget for 2017-18, including the level of subscription fee, plus an update on performance for the current year. The paper […]

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Housing Ombudsman’s Annual Report and Accounts 2015-16 published

15 July 2016

The Housing Ombudsman has published her Annual Report and Accounts 2015-16. The report sets out a year of significant change and positive achievement. The Housing Ombudsman, Denise Fowler, has led an organisational review that is […]

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Housing Ombudsman publishes Corporate Plan 2016 to 2019

12 May 2016

The Housing Ombudsman has published her Corporate Plan 2016 to 2019 setting out how we will work towards achieving the new vision and strategic objectives. Launched earlier this year, the new vision, Housing Matters: Fairness […]

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Housing Ombudsman updates the Committee on her work

18 January 2016

On 18 January 2016, the Housing Ombudsman, Denise Fowler, appeared before the DCLG Select Committee to update it on progress made since her appointment.

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A Public Service Ombudsman

16 June 2015

We welcomed the opportunity to respond to the recent consultation on the creation of a new Public Services Ombudsman.

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Housing Ombudsman welcomes plans for a new Public Service Ombudsman

25 March 2015

The Housing Ombudsman welcomes the Government’s announcement today to introduce a new Public Service Ombudsman and to keep the Housing Ombudsman Service as a separate entity.

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Future funding of the Housing Ombudsman

4 March 2014

The consultation aimed to seek views from both local authority landlords and other member landlords of the Scheme on the proposal to extend the Housing Ombudsman’s existing fee charging model to local authority landlords from April 2014. […]

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