Briefing: HCLG Committee Report: Land Value Capture

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
October 11, 2018
Andrew Jones, LGiU Associate
Issues Covered
  • Betterment
  • Equity
  • Land Value Capture
  • planning obligations
  • Planning Powers
Economy and Regeneration, Housing and Planning, Local government finance
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The issue of securing uplifts in land value associated with public policy interventions is difficult and controversial. However, it is important for infrastructure investment accompanying development, including housing development. A recent HCLG Committee report, and this briefing, reflect the issue’s complexity and associated controversies.

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