Housing Land Supply

The Council has prepared a Housing Implementation Strategy, which incorporates the Five Year Housing Land Supply position as at 1st April 2017. An additional Statement of the Housing Land Supply position as at 1st October 2017 has also been prepared.

The Housing Implementation Strategy and additional Statement set out the separate housing land supply figures for Northern Test Valley and Southern Test Valley and the methodology for how they have been calculated.  The calculations have been informed by the adopted Local Plan and the Examining Inspector's report.

As at 1st April 2017, the Housing Land Supply position for Northern Test Valley was 7.48 years, and for Southern Test Valley was 7.52 years. As at 1st October 2017, the Housing Land Supply position for Northern Test Valley was 7.23 years, and for Southern Test Valley was 7.64 years. All figures are against a target of 5.00 years.

For further information or advice please email planningpolicy@testvalley.gov.uk