Delivering schools to support housing growth

Non-statutory guidance for local authorities planning for education to support housing growth and seeking associated developer contributions.


Securing developer contributions for education

Education provision in garden communities


These guidance documents provide advice for local authorities on how to plan for new school places that are required due to housing growth, through the provision of new schools or expansions to existing schools.

The guidance includes advice for those involved in delivering new schools in new communities, and best practice guidance on securing developer contributions for education from housing development more generally.

Published 11 April 2019