Gypsy and Traveller accommodation needs assessments

Guidance for local authorities undertaking, arranging or commissioning the accommodation needs assessment for Gypsies and Travellers.



This guidance aims to provide advice on carrying out an assessment of the accommodation needs of gypsies and travellers. It is not exhaustive or prescriptive.

While it is recommended that the basic principles outlined here should be followed, the exact approach will need to be adapted to local circumstances.