Working with local and combined authorities to move
forward from a verbal agreement of support to signing up to changes set out in the North East Community Led Housing Strategy, which include:
- Policy and guidance, that promotes the role of community led housing in securing affordable housing and community services within the National Planning Policy Framework, such as Local Plans, and Neighbourhood Planning process.
- Appropriate representation to contribute and have influence at a strategic level with the local and combined authority.
- Develop working partnerships with local authority and other partners to share information and resources, identify potential groups such as Town and Parish councils, Neighbourhood Forums that are looking at or have developed a Neighbourhood Plan.