In December 2021, the government implemented the interim uplift to building regulations and published new Approved Documents.
Some parts of the Future Homes Standard will come into effect as early as this year – we need to start preparing right now.
briefing for members which sets out our response to the government’s consultation on proposed planning reforms ... white paper, Planning for the future. The government launched Planning for the future on 6 August, a consultation
On 19 January 2021, the government published the outcome of its 2019 consultation on the Future Homes Standard. Here are the key outcomes of the consultation
Tell us your views on the planning reforms proposed in the government’s new white paper We’ve produced ... produced a briefing for members which sets out our response to the government’s consultation on short-term changes
Next month’s Accelerated Planning Green Paper should bring more substance and an opportunity to pitch proposals for improvement
In September 2022, the BEIS Secretary of State commissioned a review of the net zero target. We've responded ... responded to the call for evidence which formed part of their consultation. As part of the review, the Chair
How the government's proposed planning changes will affect housing associations and our reaction to the proposals.
9/10 Day One Week one First budget Day 100 Spending review One year in Decent homes that people ... afford are the foundations for a good life and strong economy. A decent, affordable home is as essential
Abri discuss planning and strategy Abri discuss planning and strategy Abri discuss planning and strategy ... strategy Based in the south of England, Abri manages 35,000 homes for 80,000 residents. To reach our final
If the UK’s carbon targets are to be met, existing homes will need to be retrofitted and new homes built to meet much tougher standards. But how social landlords will afford to do this work?
We need to make sure both exisiting homes are future homes are suitable to living well and ageing better.
The Government has responded to feedback on its recent Planning reform: supporting the high street and increasing the delivery of new homes consultation.
Not only does construction of new homes create employment opportunities, but it has a wider economic impact across the supply chain that in turn stimulates growth.
On Monday 14 December, the government published its long-awaited Energy White Paper ‘Powering our Net Zero Future’.
On Tuesday 11 May, the State Opening of Parliament took place. Find out more about the specific announcements for housing and what they mean for housing associations.
Over the past month we have seen a number of net zero announcements from the government that will have an impact on the social housing sector’s work to decarbonise social homes across the country.
funding for decarbonisation Clarion discuss funding for decarbonisation Clarion discuss funding for decarbonisation ... Clarion Housing Group is the largest social landlord in England, managing homes for over 350,000 people.
Policy Officer Rory Hughes summarises the recent developments for the UK and for housing associations in the field of sustainability and decarbonisation.
On 19 October 2021, the government released their long-awaited Heat and buildings strategy. The Heat ... Heat and buildings strategy sets out how the government plans to eliminate ‘virtually all emissions arising
As the energy crisis continues, our work on decarbonisation has a renewed sense of urgency, so it is worth recapping where we have come from and where it is going in the next few months.
The Spring Statement 2019 contained six main housing announcements.
Announcing a major new programme of NHF work on decarbonisation.
Recently more housing associations have been talking about, and taking action on, the climate crisis.
In amongst sudden and dramatic developments in Westminster and with COP27 underway in Egypt, we’ve continued our work with the sector and the government on decarbonising homes.
to Section one: About the data tool What is the EDI data tool? What is different about the 2023 version ... version of the tool? Why should we use it? Should we use the tool even if we’re a small organisation and
voices heard at Bernicia What's the story? What did we do? What's been the impact? What barriers, challenges ... Bernicia has used the initiative to assess and improve resident engagement practices. The Charter has been