Neighbourhood Committees are formally constituted groups of residents and local representatives who actively work together to make a difference and improve their local communities and the services offered by L&Q.   

We have eight Neighbourhood Committees across the eight Neighbourhoods we work within.

Find your local Neighbourhood Committee

Eligibility criteria:

  • You need to be an L&Q resident
  • You need to not have any outstanding tenancy/ lease breaches (antisocial behaviour, rent arrears etc.)
  • You need to be willing to work in partnership with L&Q, for the good of all residents

What you can get out of it:

  • Help shape L&Q policies and services that affect residents on a local and wider neighbourhood level
  • Have a say in what improvements and changes happen within your local area and the business as a whole
  • Have a say on how local funding is spent within the local community
  • Be able to share good practices and problems with other senior involved Residents and L&Q Staff when presenting reports to the Resident Service Group

Develop your:

  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Scrutiny skills
  • Time management skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of how L&Q operates

Time Commitment:

  • Around four hours (including preparation time for meeting i.e. reading documents/reports etc) four times a year

Time of Day:

  • Weekday evening

Location: 

  • Local area

What support will I receive?

We want to make participation in Neighbourhood Committees as easy as possible and will do our best to help and support you in your role. We'll provide you with any training and development you may need to help you be an effective Neighbourhood Committee member. 

How can I join?

If you would like to talk to us about joining your local Neighbourhood Committee, please contact our customer service centre