Decision details

Publication of the Housing Delivery Test Action Plan

Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


That the Council publish the Housing Delivery Test Action Plan by 20 August 2019.


To publish the Council’s Housing Delivery Test Action Plan of August 2019.

Reasons for the decision:

Publication of a Housing Delivery Test Action Plan is required as over the previous 3 years, housing delivery across the district has failed to be in excess of 75% of the figures the Government consider should have been built.

Alternative options considered:

Not to publish the Action Plan which would be contrary to the requirement from Government.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

Not applicable.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Conflict of Interest: None

Dispensation Granted: None

Contact: Rob Routledge, Planning Policy Manager Email:

Publication date: 13/08/2019

Date of decision: 13/08/2019

Effective from: 21/08/2019

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