Freedom of Information Request

Nationally Described Space Standards

Received: 17 February 2023

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request the following information:

1. Have you adopted the Nationally Described Space Standard in your local plans or planning guidance?
* If so, please provide the date it was adopted.
* If not, do you have any plans to adopt it, and if so, by when are you planning to adopt it?

2. Do you use any alternative space standards in your local plans or planning guidance?
* Please provide details of the space standard in use, including the origin such as HQI.

3. If you are using space standards, do you have data on the rate of compliance for new dwellings for up to the last 10 years?

I would like you to provide the information for questions 1 and 2 in an email, and question 3 in a spreadsheet, if available.

Outcome / Documents

  • Response (all information to be supplied) - application/pdf - Download