Housing Strategy Documents
Take a read of Worcestershire's Strategic Direction for Tackling Homelessness 2018-2021. The document sets out the vision "to create the right home environment for Worcestershire residents that is essential to their health, wealth and wellbeing, throughout life."
View the Interim Worcestershire Homeless Strategy Action Plan (311KB)
View the Worcestershire Homelessness Review (1MB)
Housing Assistance Policy
The Housing Assistance Policy, which commenced on 1st January , sets out the basis on which Wyre Forest District Council will offer financial assistance (“Housing Assistance”) for works of adaption, repair or renewal in the private housing sector.
All housing assistance approved under this policy is either discretionary and are therefore subject to the District Council having sufficient funds or mandatory Disabled Facility Grants.
Housing Assistance Policy 2018 (1MB)
The Wyre Forest integrated dwelling level housing stock modelling and database for Wyre Forest District Council is detailed in this client report:
As well as our strategies we also have a duty to assess housing needs and recent documents are included below.
In 2011 the Localism Act placed a duty on all local authorities to develop and publish a Tenancy Strategy (276K).
Housing Needs Surveys - Neighbourhood Plans
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