Tuesday, 8 August 2017

Consultation On Assessing Local Housing Need Delayed

The CLG has confirmed the consultation on assessing local housing need has been delayed until Parliament returns in September. Speaking at the Local Government Association (LGA) conference, communities secretary Sajid Javid said the government would launch a consultation on a new way for councils to assess their local housing requirements in July. This was first announced in the housing white paper in February. Now, a spokesperson at the CLG has confirmed that the department “intends to publish the local housing need consultation when Parliament returns in September”. Read more on the Planning Portal website.

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