Housing Strategy 2016-21

The council's Icon for pdf Housing Strategy 2016-2021 [706.65KB] draws on a wide ranging consultation with stakeholders as well as building on existing evidence and local knowledge.

As the The new Local Plan is drafted, the Housing Strategy will form part of the evidence base of the Local Plan alongside the Strategic Housing Market Assessment (SHMA).

This strategy also stands alongside the Icon for pdf Housing Revenue Account Business Plan 2016-2046 [1.58MB] and Icon for pdf Homelessness Strategy and Review 2016-2021 [811.62KB] to set out how we plan to deliver our key priorities and objectives.


Strong partnerships are an essential part of this strategy and ensures that key projects can be delivered even with limited resources. 

Partners include all of the local authorities in Essex through the Essex Housing Officers Group, Registered Providers, the Homes and Communities Agency and Essex County Council

Another key partner for Uttlesford is its Local Strategic Partnership, Uttlesford Futures which is the key driver for the .