Report attacks councils’ ‘shameful’ undermining of Right to Build laws

By Martin Ford | 23 August 2021

Some authorities have been ‘subverting’ legislation designed to encourage self-built homes, an independent report has found.

Author of the report on custom and self-build housing, MP Richard Bacon, looked at the failure of Right to Build legislation to achieve its aim of doubling the size of the sector by last year.

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