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Solihull Gypsy and Traveller accommodation assessment : Final report

Brown, P, Scullion, LC and Morris, GJ 2012, Solihull Gypsy and Traveller accommodation assessment : Final report , Project Report, University of Salford.

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In November 2011 Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council commissioned the Salford Housing & Urban Studies Unit (SHUSU) at the University of Salford to produce a Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople Accommodation Assessment for the borough. The primary purpose of this report is to provide an evidence base to inform the future development of planning policies through the Local Development Framework. This report presents the projection of requirements for the following periods: 1st January 2012 – 31st December 2016; 1st January 2017 – 31st December 2021; 1st January 2022 – 31st December 2026. The assessment was undertaken by conducting a review of the following data sources: previous assessments of need and information submitted through the previous regional planning process; the policy and guidance context; the bi-annual Caravan Count; information from the local authority with regards to pitch provision and supply; and a survey of 75 Gypsies and Travellers currently residing in site-based and bricks and mortar accommodation across the borough of Solihull.

Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
Themes: Health and Wellbeing
Schools: Schools > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences
Publisher: University of Salford
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Funders: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Depositing User: Professor Philip Brown
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2015 09:54
Last Modified: 05 Apr 2016 19:31

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