Proposed new standard method homes numbers ‘not set in stone’, says housing minister

Housing minister Christopher Pincher has stressed that local councils still have a key role in determining the overall numbers as well as the locations of new homes in their areas, in a defence of the government's proposed revisions to its standard method of assessing housing need.

by Gavin McEwan
Christopher Pincher, official portrait (CC BY 3.0)
Christopher Pincher, official portrait (CC BY 3.0)

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