Sustainability, Environment, Development & Planning
Technical Advice Notes (Wales)
Provides practical guidance on the role of the planning system in delivering affordable housing. The guidance defines affordable housing for the purposes of this TAN and provides advice to local planning authorities on how to determine affordability. The need to work collaboratively is stressed, including the requirement for housing and planning authorities to undertake local housing market assessments in participation with key stakeholders.
Supersedes TAN 2: Planning and affordable housing (WOF, 1996) and TAN 2 (Consultation): Planning and affordable housing (NAW, 2005).
Formerly the Welsh Office. The role of the National Assembly for Wales is to scrutinise and monitor the Welsh Assembly Government. Their publications include technical advice notes, circulars and policy documents on planning and the built environment.
NBS has produced specification systems and information products for construction industry professionals for more than 40 years. The National Building Specification is the recognised UK national standard and is used by over 5,000 organisations. NBS is part of RIBA Enterprises Ltd.
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