New Forest local plan – consultation opens

New Forest District Council have opened consultation on the Local Plan. This sets local planning policy through until 2036 and thus is a crucial process in local democracy. We’ll be analysing it and making representations where appropriate. Have your say

Sign our Social Housing petition

We believe that property for private rent is now permanently beyond the reach of many people of modest means in the Forest, and the only way to address this is a significant increase of supply of social housing.  It is really important to us that the next generation of Forest residents grow up in decent […]

A place to call home

A place to call home The way we live is changing. Home ownership is falling as house prices head ever on upwards.

We need new homes – but only with the right infrastructure

Homes needed with infrastructure There is a desperate need for new homes in the New Forest – the council waiting list is over 4,000 families, and these are only the most urgent cases, so the actual need is much more. And the private rented sector is not big enough either – Citizens Advice New Forest […]