Pincher confirms First Homes planning policy changes from end of June

Planning policy changes requiring councils and applicants to take account of a new form of affordable housing for first-time buyers will come into effect from the end of next month, the housing minister has announced, though transitional arrangements will allow a further six months' grace for draft plans and sites with full and outline permission.

by Ellie Kahn
Housing minister Christopher Pincher (Pic: Getty)
Housing minister Christopher Pincher (Pic: Getty)

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