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OCT
03

SCYPN- Housing Question Time

Date:
Thursday, 03 October 2019 at 5:30PM - 8:00PM
Venue:
Savills, 2 Charlotte Pl, Southampton SO14 0TB
Organiser:
RTPI South East
southeast@rtpi.org.uk

The topic of the event centres around how those involved in the built environment will be able to deliver the Government's target of 300,000 homes by the mid-2020's, and how we as a collective can identify and overcome the likely hurdles in this public policy agenda. Each speaker will begin with a 5 minute presentation on 'how are we going to deliver 300,000 homes by mid-2020's'. The 1 hour 30 minutes question time will be divided into the following themes:

  • Planning for the right homes, for the right people
  • Ensuring an adequate supply/release/allocation of land
  • Barriers in the development management process
  • How to ensure expedient delivery of homes post-consent
  • Planning for the right homes, for the right people

This should cover the basis of housing mix, policy, development management and delivery - all the key stages of the planning system in delivering the Government's targets. Gavin Parker, our host, will then provide closing remarks.

The panel will comprise:

  • Andrew Whittaker (HBF)
  • Councillor Sean Woodward (Leader of Fareham Borough Council)
  • Pete Errington (representative of Planning Policy - Eastleigh Borough Council)
  • Gavin Parker (University of Reading/Host)
  • Sarah Beuden (Savills)

The South Coast Young Planners Network are pleased to offer a this format of event for young planners free of charge.

Special thanks to Savills, Southampton for hosting and sponsoring this event.

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