Proposal to scrap housing land supply requirement could lead to ‘deluge’ of speculative applications, MP warns

A Conservative MP has warned that the proposal to scrap the requirement for authorities to maintain a five year housing land supply for authorities with an up-to-date local plan may lead to a “deluge of speculative developments” prior to the legislation being adopted.

by Samantha Eckford
James Gray MP (Pic: UK Parliament CC BY-SA 3.0)
James Gray MP (Pic: UK Parliament CC BY-SA 3.0)

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