Heat Network Regulations

Matt Landick made this Freedom of Information request to Gloucester City Homes

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Dear Gloucester City Homes,

Could you please confirm the following:
1. How many communal and district heat networks do you manage and where applicable, have you notified these as per the requirements of the Heat Network Metering and Billing Regulations?
2. Do you have budget in place to replace or upgrade any of these heat networks?
3. Who is responsible for managing your heating team and heating replacement schedule?
4. Do you have a fuel poverty strategy applicable to your housing stock and if so can you please share this?
5. How do you procure heating consultancy support? If applicable, which industry frameworks do you use?

Yours faithfully,

Matt Landick

Paul Masters,

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Dear Mr Landick,

In response to your request for information:

1. How many communal and district heat networks do you manage and where
applicable, have you notified these as per the requirements of the Heat
Network Metering and Billing Regulations?
2. Do you have budget in place to replace or upgrade any of these heat
networks?
3. Who is responsible for managing your heating team and heating
replacement schedule?
4. Do you have a fuel poverty strategy applicable to your housing stock
and if so can you please share this?
5. How do you procure heating consultancy support? If applicable, which
industry frameworks do you use?

GCH can respond as follows:

 

1. We manage two systems, Westgate and St Pauls Court; GCH confirms that
it complies with the Regulation.

2. Yes, we have budget to replace all systems when they reach the end of
their life

3. The Asset Management Team at GCH

4.Our Asset Management strategy measures to combat fuel poverty

5. We procure all consultancy in line with our Procurement Policy and
Procedure. Where applicable we will procure using the OJEU Regulation
framework.

Note: Gloucester City Homes Limited is a Private Registered Landlord
(housing association) and is not therefore a public body as defined in
Schedule 1 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000; we are therefore not
subject to the Act and therefore we are not obliged to respond to requests
under the Act.

Best regards.

 

Paul Masters

Head of Governance & Policy

01452 833149

Mobile number 07931662234
[1][email address] Gloucester City Homes, Railway House, Bruton
Way, Gloucester, GL1 1DG
[2]www.gch.co.uk

 

 

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