Issue details

Affordable Housing Viability Study

Purpose of report: To seek Executive Member approval of the recommendations of the 5 July meeting of the Local Development Framework Working Group (LDFWG). This includes:· Approving the study as an LDF Evidence base. Endorsing the Dynamic Model and the Study conclusions for the formulation of the Core Strategy Policy. Adoption of the new affordable housing targets and thresholds, with immediate effect for Development Control purposes

Members are asked to: To approve the recommendations of the 5 July LDFWG, as follows:· The Study be approved for publication as part of the LDF evidence base· The principles of the Dynamic Model and the conclusions of the Study be used to formulate the Core Strategy Policy. The Executive adopt the targets and thresholds in the Study for Development Control purposes and the Dynamic Model until the Core Strategy is adopted. To delegate to the Director of City Strategy, in consultation with the Executive Member and Opposition Spokesperson, the making of any incidental changes arising from the recommendation of the LDF Working Group, prior to its publication as part of the Local Development Framework evidence base.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 05/10/10 by Executive - for meetings from 03/06/00 to 26/04/11

Lead member: Councillor Steve Galloway

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: Derek Gauld Email:

Consultation process




Making Representations: Contact Report Author.


Agenda items


  • Committee Report for Affordable Housing Viability Study  


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