£163m Community Housing Fund

The Government has made available £163 million to support the development of Community Led Housing. A prospectus giving detail on the first phase of funding has been published by Homes England, with bidding open immediately. This first phase is mainly revenue support to new community led housing groups and to develop their housing projects to the point of start-on-site. Local Authorities can bid for grant for infrastructure costs and for local community led housing enabling support.