February 7, 2017

Districts protest changes to New Homes Bonus in settlement response

In Public Finance, 13 January 2017: Planned changes to the New Homes Bonus will have an adverse effect on communities, shrinking funding and reducing the incentive for […]
February 7, 2017
new homes, construction, planning, district councils, growth

Districts dig in to deliver housebuilding revolution

Commenting on today’s publication of the Housing White Paper ‘Fixing the broken Housing Market’, Cllr Neil Clarke, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN) said: “At […]
February 7, 2017

Districts Delivering Growth

‘Districts Delivering Growth’ was the dominant theme of the DCN’s inaugural national conference – which was held at the Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth from 2 to […]
January 20, 2017
HM Treasury entrance

DCN submission to the March 2017 Budget

The DCN has submitted a representation to HM Treasury ahead of the 2017 March Budget timetabled for 8 March.   This response focuses primarily on the […]