The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities job is to create great places to live and work, and to give more power to local people to shape what happens in their area. We are a small department that punches above our weight and all the department’s work contributes to delivering changes in the real world. MHCLG is responsible for outcomes, some that you might not have realised, including:
Building more affordable homes, which are better quality, safer and greener.
Ending rough sleeping through effective prevention and crisis intervention services.
Raising productivity and empowering places so that everyone across the country can benefit from levelling up
Supporting a sustainable and resilient local government sector that delivers priority services and empowers communities