Decision details

Affordable Housing – Amendment to Policy

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED – that (A) the change in national planning policy through the removal of paragraphs in planning policy guidance related to affordable housing thresholds be noted;


(B)      the affordable housing thresholds as amended in 2012 under the 2007 Local Plan HSG3 Affordable Housing policy be re-introduced; and


(C)      the Starter Homes exemption policy, as introduced by Central Government in March 2015, be included as part of the amended 2012 HSG3 policy, as set out in this report.


(see also Minute 353)

Publication date: 03/11/2015

Date of decision: 28/10/2015

Decided at meeting: 28/10/2015 - Council