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PPS 12: Housing in Settlements

Issued by: Regional Planning & Transportation Division (DRD)
Status: Final
Published: July 2005
PPS 12: Housing in SettlementsPlanning Policy Statement 12 'Housing in Settlements' has been prepared to assist in the implementation of the Regional Development Strategy to guide the future pattern on housing by managing future housing growth and distribution, support urban renaissance and achieve balanced communities.

Transfer of Responsibility

The Department of Environment assumed responsibility for PPS 12 from the Department for Regional Development on 15 January 2008.and will take forward any future work associated with this document.


HS3 of PPS 12 has recently been amended by Policy HS 3 (Amended) 'Travellers Accommodation'

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