JUNE 27 2020 – HOMES ENGLAND NOW UNLIKELY TO BECOME AN ALL-POWERFUL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

HOMES ENGLAND NOW UNLIKELY TO BECOME AN ALL-POWERFUL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

 

The chances of Homes England becoming an all-powerful Development Corporation which can bully and bypass local councils – such as Horsham District Council –  are now looking increasingly remote. A Downing Street spokesman said last Friday the proposed system of development corporations were “not our policy” [‘Planning reforms out of Jenrick’s hands’, Daily Telegraph Front Page, June 26 2020]