Housing Delivery Test
The Government has set an objective of significantly boosting the supply of new homes, and delivering a target of 300,000 new homes a year. The Government considers it an imperative that land with planning permission is developed without any unnecessary delay.
As part of this process the Government introduced the Housing Delivery Test as a means of assessing how much housing has been delivered against the number required over a rolling three year period. The Housing Delivery Test is published in November each year.
The Housing Delivery Test 2021 test out that the District Council has passed scoring 202%.
Individual years’ results can be viewed below