Policy paper

Building the homes the country needs: Autumn Budget 2017 brief

Details of the government’s plan to increase housing supply.



Autumn Budget 2017 announced a comprehensive package of new reforms to increase housing supply.

The package includes over £15 billion of additional financial support for house building over the next five years, and planning reforms to ensure more land is available for housing.

This document sets out the background to housing in the UK and details of the government’s plan.

Published 22 November 2017