This page details our housing strategies and the research that informs them. Research is carried out locally by us, and nationally by other organisations.
We are pleased to introduce South Derbyshire District Councilís Housing Strategy 2016 Ė 21 which sets out the Councilís ambitions for housing over the next five years, and how we intend to achieve them.
Our strategy has been developed after extensive consultation with residents, elected members and external partners during 2015, and was approved and adopted by the Council in January 2016.
In producing this strategy we have identified three key strategic priorities for our Housing Strategy 2016 -2021:
People in South Derbyshire are increasingly unable to secure adequate accommodation for themselves and their families.
To assist developers and the like, the council has adopted an "Affordable Housing Guidance" which provides a single reference point with the aim of providing clarity on the council's approach to affordable housing in the district. It is available in the related documents section.
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The following documents are in Portable Document Format (PDF). You can download software to view PDF documents for free from the Adobe website (opens in a new window)