Funding of remediation should reflect where blame lies. It is clear that there have been widespread failures. What is also clear, however, is that our residents are in no way to blame. After providing the money up front, the Government should:
• Actively seek to recover funds from the construction companies,
Architects, suppliers of faulty products, Approved Inspectors and any
others who are found to be responsible for fire safety defects.
• Undertake a review of proportionate taxes on freeholders, developers
and others to help fund these remedial works. This should include
consideration of a temporary levy linked to the sale of new-build