Dear All

You are invited to an open meeting at:


Bolton Arena – Middlebrook Leisure & Retail Park

Arena Approach, Horwich, Bolton BL6 6LB 



The Annual General Meeting will be held at the beginning of the meeting and should take approximately 10-15 minutes.  All members have been notified of the information relating to the AGM.

Speakers include:


Stuart and Andrew will deliver a presentation on the MEES Legislation, and the impact it will have on Landlords and also practical steps to improve Energy Performance in dwellings.

PHIL RIMMER – Head of Revenues & Benefits – BOLTON COUNCIL

Phil will provide updates on the following:

  • Housing Benefit service
  • Bolton’s Anti-Poverty Offer – Local Welfare Provision, Welfare Rights, Discretionary Housing Payments, Money Skills Service & Shop on the Square
  • LHA cap in the social sector
  • Full service roll out of Universal Credit – including overview of CAB & RLA reports/surveys on impact of UC

DAVID LINGARD – Principal Landlord Services Officer – BOLTON COUNCIL

David will introduce himself to members, and briefly update us on the Accreditation Services offered.

We will of course have the last 30 minutes for time to network with tonight’s speaker, guests and other members. 

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available from 7.30 pm the meeting will start at 8.00 pm prompt.

*If you wish to attend this meeting then please can you inform the office either by email: or by ringing the office on 01204 495 595 to book your place*