Here you can find information about the types of affordable housing in Mendip which are provided on a rental or home ownership basis.
Here you can find out about the affordable housing projects which are currently under construction in Mendip and those which have recently been completed. These schemes will either include affordable homes for rent, part purchase or a mixture of both.
Here you can find out about the Development Partners we work with to deliver affordable housing.
We are committed to delivering housing choice and affordable housing across the district; and recognise self and custom build as an option to meet local housing needs.
The District Council will shortly be preparing a Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) which will contain detailed advice on how the Council will seek to secure affordable housing as part of new housing developments. The SPD will set out the policy context for such housing, then details of how the Council will seek to negotiate these matters, and how viability will be considered.