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Fixing our broken housing market: consultation

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Local authority development – effect of planning permission: government response to consultation

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Local authority development – effect of planning permission

In the housing white paper the government consulted on a proposal (question 5) to allow all local authorities to dispose of land with the benefit of planning permission they have granted themselves. This is a summary of the responses received and sets out the government’s response.

The government’s response to other proposals in the white paper will be published in due course.

Original consultation

Summary

Consultation on changes to planning policy and legislation in relation to planning for housing, sustainable development and the environment.

This consultation was held on another website.

This consultation ran from
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Consultation description

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.

Published 7 February 2017
Last updated 2 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added government response to question 5 (local authority development – effect of planning permission).
  2. First published.