Call for evidence outcome

Transparency and competition: a call for evidence on data on land control

This call for evidence has closed

Detail of outcome

We have taken into account responses to the 2020 Call for Evidence on data on land control and have used the responses to inform development of policy and legal drafting for the further consultation on contractual controls.

Original call for evidence


Call for evidence on the government’s proposals to improve the transparency of contractual mechanisms, such as land options, use to exercise control over land.

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Call for evidence description

This call for evidence seeks views on proposals to require additional data from the beneficiaries of certain types of interests in land – rights of pre-emption, options and estate contracts.


Published 6 August 2020
Last updated 24 January 2024 + show all updates
  1. Added link to the further consultation on contractual controls which takes into account the responses to this call for evidence.

  2. The consultation closing date has been extended by 7 days to 6 November to give stakeholders further opportunity to provide their views.

  3. First published.