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Green Belt

Department for Communities and Local Government written question – answered on 21st July 2015.

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Photo of Roberta Blackman-Woods Roberta Blackman-Woods Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government)

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what assessment he has made of the level of building on greenbelt sites in each year since 2010; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Brandon Lewis Brandon Lewis Minister of State (Communities and Local Government)

An estimate of the amount of development on Green Belt land in the year 2011 was published in the Department’s Land Use Change Statistics in 2013:

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/land-use-change-statistics-in-england-2011

Land Use Change Statistics for the year 2013-14, produced using a new and better methodology that will allow more detailed statistical and spatial analysis will be published on 6 August.

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