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In the housing white paper we set out proposals for tackling the housing shortage in England in 4 chapters. On the 5 March 2018 we published a summary of the consultation responses and the government’s view on the way forward.
Local authority development - effect of planning permission: on the 2 February 2018 we published the government’s response to the proposal (question 5) to allow all local authorities to dispose of land with the benefit of planning permission they have granted themselves
As part of the housing white paper, we are also consulting on changes to planning policy and legislation in relation to planning for housing, sustainable development and the environment.
We are keen to hear from a wide range of interested parties from across the public and private sectors, as well as from the general public.
The consultation, including details of how to respond, can be found in the white paper. You can respond online below.