October 19, 2016
Big Ben and Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

DCN responds to Local Plans concerns in new Neighbourhood Planning Bill clauses

Responding to new amendments in the Neighbourhood Planning Bill, Cllr Gillian Brown, Planning and Growth Lead Member for the District Councils’ Network (DCN), said: “The District Councils […]
October 10, 2016

Districts call for greater housebuilding powers in Autumn Statement

In Public Sector Executive, October 7, 2016: The government should give councils more powers to build the levels of housing needed, the District Councils’ Network (DCN) has […]
October 10, 2016
new homes, construction, planning, district councils, growth

Updated: District Councils Network – Neighbourhood Planning Bill Second Reading Briefing for 19 October 2016

District Councils Network – Neighbourhood Planning Bill Second Reading Briefing for 21/10/2016  
October 7, 2016
HM Treasury entrance

DCN representation to Autumn Statement 2016

The DCN has submitted a representation to HM Treasury ahead of the 2016 Autumn Statement timetabled for 23 November. This response focuses primarily on the need […]