Housing

 The below housing directories forms part of the evidence base to support the preparation of the Local Plan.

The Whole Plan Viability Study forms part of the evidence base to support the preparation of the Local Plan. The study provides evidence on viability and how development will help to provide the infrastructure required to support the development set out in the Plan.

The Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople Accommodation Assessment forms part of the evidence base to support the preparation of the Local Plan Review.

The assessment considers the accommodation needs of gypsies and travellers, showpeople and other people with a nomadic lifestyle in Rutland and South Kesteven District. It supersedes previous studies undertaken for the Council in 2012 and 2013.

The Housing Supply Background Paper forms part of the evidence base to support the preparation of the Local Plan Review.

The paper:

  • Explains the calculation of the housing supply figures in the Rutland Local Plan Review Issues and Options Consultation Paper (November 2015).
  • Shows the calculation of the remaining dwelling requirement 2015-2016 ;
  • Includes a detailed breakdown of the allocated sites and dwellings with planning permission/under construction that make up the housing supply.   

This study supports the policy on Accessibility Standards in the Local Plan Review.

The Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA) forms part of the evidence base to support the preparation of the Local Plan Review

It identifies the “objectively assessed housing need” for new housing and the different types of housing that will be required.

The report was published in August 2014 and an update issued in October 2015 and April 2017 to take account of the latest Population and Household Projections.

The Windfall Housing Study forms part of the evidence base to support the preparation of the Local Plan.

The study assesses the potential contribution from windfall housing sites towards meeting the Council’s future housing needs over the period to 2036

Was this information helpful?
Was this information helpful?