Explore housing development learning events for local government. A series of events for local government aimed at supporting an increase in the delivery of housing-led developments. Our Local Government Capacity Centre has set up a summer learning programme to support authorities and help build more homes.
Winter Learning Programme schedule - Local government officers can learn more about this set of knowledge-sharing sessions and book their places.
Unlocking rural housing The rural context for housing, including examples of good practice, blockages and opportunities. We’ll also explore the role Homes England plays in unlocking housing developments in rural locations. Date: 2 February 2022 Time: 11:00am to 3:30pm (This includes a break for lunch from 12:30pm to 2:00pm) Registration deadline : 31 January 2022 Read more and book your place
Delivering biodiversity net gain An introduction to the Environment Bill and principles of biodiversity net gain. This session examines how this applies to housing delivery and associated infrastructure, and its fit alongside other authority priorities. Date: 3 February 2022 Time: 11:00am to 12:30pm Registration deadline: 1 February 2022 Read more and book your place
Long-term stewardship for large developments This session explores the issues around the long-term stewardship of community assets, which is essential for creating and maintaining successful places. Date: 3 February 2022 Time 2:00pm to 3:30pm Registration deadline: 1 February 2022 Read more and book your place
Skills and capacity-building for place-shaping in local government This session explores how well-resourced, multidisciplinary, place-shaping teams address skills and capacity needs in local government, with reflections from the private sector. Date: 4 February 2022 Time: 11:00am to 12.30pm Registration deadline: 2 February 2022 Read more and book your place