Planning Advice Note 2/2010: Affordable housing and land audits

Planning Advice Note (PAN) 2/2010 advises on increasing affordable housing and the preparation of housing land audits.

PAN 2/2010 is divided into two parts.

Part one covers affordable housing and is split into the following areas:

  • introduction
  • context
  • delivering affordable housing through the planning system
  • developer contributions to affordable housing
  • off-site provision and commuted sums
  • development management
  • additional means of delivering affordable housing
  • design
  • monitoring and reviewing
  • contacts and further information

Part two covers housing land audits, consisting of:

  • introduction
  • housing land audits
  • further information
  • glossary

More information

Planning Advice Notes, along with Scottish planning policies and circulars, are a part of the planning series. PANs provide advice on good practice and other relevant information.

pan 2 2010.pdf



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