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)

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: planning.support@haymarket.com

Call: 020 8267 8121

FREE TRIAL

  • 14 days access to subscriber-only content

Register

SUBSCRIBE

Prices from £350 /pa*

  • Full access to planningresource.com for 12 months with quarterly print issues
  • Track the latest CIL developments with our live table
  • Easily keep up-to-date with the essential planning news, analysis, and policy amendments by having it delivered directly to you with the Planning Daily bulletin

Choose a Package

*For bespoke corporate packages please email dcs@haymarket.com or call us on 01452 835820.