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Housing: Building Alterations

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 3826, tabled on 19 May 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what plans he has to allow the extension of existing residential properties for enabling family members to move in for social care purposes.

Answered on

25 May 2021

Under the householder permitted development rights (set out in The Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 2015 (as amended) homeowners are already able to add extensions to their properties to create additional living space.