How councils are responding to the government's impending changes to its standard housing need method

In response to the proposed revisions to the standard method of assessing housing need, some councils have speeded up their local plan timetables to avoid having to rewrite their emerging strategies, while others are halting production because of the uncertainty.

by Joey Gardiner
Image: Jim Barton / geograph (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Image: Jim Barton / geograph (CC BY-SA 2.0)

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