What gets built and where

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Places to live that are good for people and nature

The places we live should provide us with access to everything we need for a good quality of life. It’s just common sense.

We’re working with local partners and urging the government to create well-designed, vibrant places that people want to live in – with the homes people need, great public transport links and easy access to work, leisure and nature.

Guides to help you understand and engage in planning

We have a series of practical guides to planning so that you can get involved and have your say in what happens in your local area.

Explore the guidance