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Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Planning Permission (18 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: The consultation on draft changes to the National Planning Policy Framework closes on 10 May. Following this, we will consider whether further amendments are needed in the light of the comments received, including those relating to garden city principles.

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Housing: Prices (18 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: As part of exploratory analysis into the determinants of house prices, the Department published the relevant analysis on 13 April and it is available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/analysis-of-the-d eterminants-of-house-price-changes. I will place a copy in the Library of both houses.

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Affordable Housing (18 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: In March, the Government published a draft revised National Planning Policy Framework for consultation which sets out a new approach to viability. Our proposals place greater focus on viability assessments at the plan making rather than planning application stage, ensuring that local plans set clearer policy requirements for affordable housing. The proposed changes will also enable...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Fire Prevention: Preston (16 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: The Building Safety Programme has been working with local authorities and building owners across England to identify properties that might have potentially unsafe cladding systems. For all of those high-rise buildings that have been confirmed as having Aluminium Composite Material (ACM) cladding that does not meet the limited combustibility requirements set out in current building regulations...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Land: Registration (16 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: I will publish a list of publicly-held land once the underlying data has been validated.

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Right to Buy Scheme (16 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: As stated in the answer to Quesion PQ UIN 132538 on 22 March 2018, and Question UIN 133274 on 26 March 2018, the Department does not publish this information, because it quickly falls out of date. This is due to operational reasons, as the 167 local authorities that have made relevant sales since 2012 have to estimate the amounts due, which are then made more accurate as a result of periodic...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Grenfell Tower: Fires (16 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: Rehousing prioritises those from Grenfell Tower and Grenfell Walk, who lost their homes in the fire. The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Council regularly provides statistics on the rehousing process for households from the wider Estate who are also eligible for rehousing under the Wider Grenfell Rehousing Policy, as well as for those from Grenfell Tower and Grenfell Walk, and I have...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Grenfell Tower: Fires (16 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Council made a commitment to rehouse in permanent social housing anyone who, immediately before the fire, was living at Grenfell Tower or Grenfell Walk as their main home; this includes council tenants, resident leaseholders, subtenants or lodgers and tenants of non-resident leaseholders. Households from Grenfell Tower and Grenfell Walk who accept a...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Local Plans: Northumberland (5 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: Northumberland County Council submitted representations to the Secretary of State in January outlining how it proposes to accelerate the preparation of its Local Plan. Their current timetable proposes that the Local Plan will published for consultation in winter 2018 and submitted for examination in summer 2019, but we have asked the Council to accelerate this timescale based on advice from...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Energy Performance Certificates (3 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: The Department has not recorded the time spent on collating and assessing the data returned by trading standards' bodies so the information requested is not available. The Department will set out the conclusions of its work in due course.

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Housing: Older People (3 Apr 2018)

Dominic Raab: The proposals set out in the Housing White Paper underline our commitment to do more to provide the homes we need for all in our society, including new retirement homes. The Government is strengthening national planning policy so that local planning authorities are expected to have clear policies for addressing the housing needs of older people. We will be publishing further guidance on...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Land Remediation Fund (29 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: The Land Release Fund was established in 2017 and will be allocating a total of £44,422,211 to projects from financial years 2017/18 to 2019/20. A complete list of projects and their funding can be found at the following address: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/45-million-funding-boost- to-support-councils-unlock-land-for-thousands-of-homes

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Right to Buy Scheme (29 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: As local authorities regularly review their data under the scrutiny of their external auditors, it is not possible to fix a deadline after which we can be confident that no figures will change.

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Grenfell Tower: Fires (28 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: Holding answer received on 22 March 2018 Data from the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea shows that on 20 March, the number of households rehoused, or in temporary or emergency accommodation, outside of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea was 61. In the aftermath of the fire, the majority of emergency accommodation offered to households was either inside or close to...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Planning Permission (28 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: The current policy and legislative framework already provides for the engagement of infrastructure utility providers in the planning system. The National Planning Policy Framework asks local planning authorities to work with infrastructure providers to assess the quality and capacity of infrastructure and its ability to meet forecast demands during the plan-making process. Local planning...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Housing: Older People (27 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: My Department does not make projections for the number of specific types of homes, including retirement homes, which are expected to be built over the next five years.

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Grenfell Tower: Fires (26 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: Holding answer received on 22 March 2018 Those from Grenfell Tower and Grenfell Walk, who lost their homes in the fire, will be prioritised for rehousing. Data provided by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea showed that, after the fire, 128 households from the wider estate took up alternative emergency accommodation. Many residents have returned to their homes, but I...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Right to Buy Scheme (26 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: Holding answer received on 22 March 2018 As stated in the answer to PQ 132538, answered on 22 March 2018, the Department does not publish this information, because it quickly falls out of date. This is due to operational reasons, as the 167 local authorities that have made relevant sales since 2012 have to estimate the amounts due, which are then made more accurate as a result of...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Housing: Planning Permission (26 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: The draft National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) was published for consultation on 5 March 2018. The framework proposes that councils should put forward planning policies setting out how high quality digital infrastructure is expected to be delivered and upgraded over time, prioritising full fibre connections to existing and new developments. If this is taken forward as part of the...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Grenfell Tower: Fires (26 Mar 2018)

Dominic Raab: Speaking at the Grenfell Tower Inquiry’s procedural hearing on 21 March, the Metropolitan Police Service’s legal representative remarked that the forensic and evidential picture about the cause and spread of the Grenfell Tower fire was not going to be complete until autumn 2018.


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