Government Correspondence

Housing Need

The government's standard method for assessing local housing need sets out the number of homes that a local authority should plan for. More information is available to view on the government guidance page.

MVDC's Cabinet Member for Planning wrote to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government in July 2020 to raise concerns about changes to this method and Mole Valley's local housing need. See 'Downloads' below to view this letter.

Changes to the Current Planning System consultation

In September 2020, MVDC responded to the government's Changes to the Current Planning System consultation. See 'Downloads' below to view this response.

Planning for the Future White Paper

In October 2020, MVDC responded to the government's Planning for the Future White Paper consultation. See 'Downloads' below to view this response.

Supporting Housing Delivery and Public Service Infrastructure

In January 2021, MVDC responded to the government's Supporting Housing Delivery and Public Service Infrastructure consultation. See 'Downloads' below to view this response.