Districts call for new homes bonus certainty

By Dan Peters | 18 January 2022

District councils have called for long-term certainty over the future of the dwindling new homes bonus (NHB).

The provisional local government finance settlement said NHB funding, which had been under threat, would be £554m in 2022-23 – down from the nearly £1.5bn distributed in 2016-17.

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