Briefing: Housing White Paper – Fixing our broken housing market

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
March 1, 2017
Andrew Ross and Sheila Camp LGiU associates
Issues Covered
  • affordable housing
  • Green Belt
  • land availability
  • new homes
Economy and Regeneration, Housing and Planning, Rural issues, Sustainability and Environmental issues
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Housing and Planning Act


The overall emphasis of the White Paper is on increasing the supply of housing over the longer term, primarily through changes to the planning system. This briefing focuses firstly on the more immediate housing issues and then on the key issues for planning.

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