Through a Written Ministerial Statement the Government has set out the requirements on local planning authorities to provide First Homes
Concurrently, these were incorporated into amended National Planning Practice Guidance. https://www.gov.uk/guidance/first-homes.
Among the clarifications is that Green Belts are exempted from First Homes Exception Site requirement
- A Briefing Note has been prepared by Rural Housing Specialist Jo Lavis and can be seen here
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