Decision details

Housing targets, housing supply and the Authority Monitoring Report

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Cabinet:

(1)Noted the issues covered in this report, and in particular the implications for the local plan and determination of planning applications;

(2) Endorsed the proposals to brief Planning Committee on the implications of these announcements for determining planning applications;

(3) Approved the publication of the Authority Monitoring Report on the

Council's website;

(4) Endorsed the Administration's view that the Government's housing target of 863 homes per year be replaced by a local housing target that reflects the desire to cut the city's air pollution, the City Council's resolution to declare a Climate Emergency and the need for relevant transport infrastructure.


Report author: Toby Ayling

Publication date: 25/03/2019

Date of decision: 25/03/2019

Decided at meeting: 25/03/2019 - Cabinet

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