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Self-build and Custom Housebuilding Bill debated at 2.30pm Room 9 Westminster 
http://services.parl...sebuilding.html
Bill - http://www.publicati...150016_en_1.htm


BILL TO
Place a duty on local authorities to keep a register of individuals and
community groups who have expressed an interest in acquiring land to bring
forward self-build and custom-build projects and to take account of and make
provision for the interests of those on such registers in developing their
housing initiatives and their local plans;
to allow volume house builders to
include self-build and custom-build projects as contributing towards their
affordable housing obligations, when in partnership for this purpose with a
Registered Social Landlord; and for connected purposes.
1Registers of persons seeking to acquire land to build a home(1)Each relevant authority must keep a register of— (a)individuals, and (associations of individuals (including bodies corporate that exercise functions
5on behalf of associations of individuals)…