Decision details

Affordable Housing Commuted Sum Process and Procedure

Decision Maker: National Park Authority

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Officers have been instructed by the Members Affordable Housing Working to review our current process for the allocation of affordable housing.


Members considered a recommendation from the Affordable Housing Working Group in relation to commuted sums.  It was noted that extensive consultation had taken place with the housing associations, but that Authority members had expressed some concern about losing a degree of control on housing allocation but that delivery could be achieved in accordance with the Supplementary Planning Guidance.  The Working Group would continue to monitor processes through the Local Development Plan.


RESOLVED: That Members agree to principle of transferring monies collected by the NPA for the provision of Affordable Housing to the constituent Housing Authorities for allocation and spend in accordance with the Service Level Agreement as set out in Enclosure 1.



Report author: Mrs Helen Lucocq

Publication date: 25/06/2019

Date of decision: 25/06/2019

Decided at meeting: 25/06/2019 - National Park Authority

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