The Empty Homes Network is delighted to announce this year's annual national conference, will be held on Thursday 19th May 2022. As with our 2021 event, we will again be hosting this virtually, and are pleased to be working in partnership with CrowdComms to deliver a bigger, better and more interactive day for our delegates.

As always, the event will be a full of informative presentations, provides enhanced networking opportunities with colleagues old and new, giving you the ability to share ideas, innovations and best practice, and to interact with our sponsors via dedicated pages and online chat, video and meeting functions.

Our Speakers

Liza Wheeler & Kathryn Lawrance, Brighton & Hove Council / Bevan Brittan LLP

Enforced Sales through the eyes on an Empty Homes Officer

Megan Karnes, Hoarding UK

Making sense of Hoarding Behaviour

Janice Edmond, Central Bedfordshire Council

Building a deliverable enforcement strategy

Ellie Lister, Lendology CiC

Creating local partnerships to deliver innovative and flexible finance solutions to bring empty properties back into use

David Clare & Lisa Campbell-Price, Habitat for Humanity

Restoring Streets with Homes: How do we collaborate to convert redundant space into community benefit?

Rachel Garwood & Jennifer Batten, NPLaw

Fraudulent claims within the Compulsory Purchase Process

Andrew Lavender, Housing Training & Consultancy Ltd

Q&A: Empty Homes Enforcement Surgery

Steve Grimshaw, No Use Empty: Kent

Building a lasting, sustainable, county-wide empty homes programme: The Success of No Use Empty: Kent

Delegate Rates

With a huge thank you as always to our sponsors and exhibitors, their continued support has enabled our delegate pricing structure to be kept as low as possible, and are again offering a third delegate place FREE with every two tickets purchased. With delegate prices starting from as little as £49 for not-for-profit organisations, our Corporate Members will benefit from our discounted delegate rate (£59), as well as receiving one free delegate place for every two tickets purchased.

This year we are again offering all members the chance to renew their EHN membership for 2022/23 at the same time as booking your Conference place, ensuring that your access to the Network and its resources runs uninteruppted through until April 2023.

As an Associate Member of the Empty Homes Network, it has never been easier to upgrade your membership level and take advantage of our fantastic delegate rates, as well as increasing access to all of our information resources online.

Booking Form

Our booking form can be found at the bottom of this page, and bookings for the Conference are now being taken. All you need to do to secure your place at the event is complete the booking form with all of the required information, and send to

Sponsorship and Promotional Opportunities

We have a very limited number of sponsorship opportunities remaining, and the details of our packages can be found in our Sponsorship Opportunities 2022 Brochure below.

Contact & Further Information

For booking enquiries, sponsorship opportunities, membership or invoicing queiries please contact Adam Cliff on:

With thanks to our Conference Supporters