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Kent & Medway Housing Strategy Consultation – Extension to the deadline

Please note that KHG have extended the consultation deadline for the draft Kent and Medway Housing Strategy to 5pm on Monday 30th September, providing an additional three weeks for colleagues and organisations to share feedback. Please do ensure that all feedback is shared with the Partnership Manager by email. The draft Kent and Medway Housing Strategy […]

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KHG Excellence Awards 2019 – Deadline for Nominations Closed

Thank you to everyone who has submitted to one or more of the 11 categories in the KHG Excellence Awards this year, another bumper year of nominations and we look forward to assessment of each of them and notifying all those who are successfully shortlisted.  The deadline for all nominations was 12 Noon today so no […]

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Draft Kent & Medway Housing Strategy Consultation

The draft Kent and Medway Housing Strategy (KMHS) is now published for consultation.  The draft strategy is a unique document looking across a whole county area and brings together a broad range of local ambitions together in a bottom-up approach.  The aim of the strategy is to set out the strategic direction for housing across […]

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Countdown to KHG Excellence Awards Nomination Deadline

There are just over 6 weeks remaining until the deadline for nominations for the KHG Excellence Awards 2019, there are 11 categories to submit nominations to, with all the information about how to complete the nomination form and the criteria for each of the categories on the KHG Awards Page of our website.  The deadline […]

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Kent and Medway Energy and Low Emissions Strategy Consultation

The consultation for the Kent and Medway Energy and Low Emissions Strategy has recently been launched. This will run up until the 23rd September and the strategy, evidence base and consultation questionnaire can be found here. The Kent and Medway Energy and Low Emissions Strategy (ELES) is a sub strategy of the Kent Environment Strategy. […]

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Government announce additional measures to deliver homes

On Thursday 27th June 2019 The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government James Brokenshire announced a number of measures being undertaken by Government to ensure the delivery of homes, to assist with meeting the ambitious target to deliver 300,000 homes a year by the mid 2020’s.  Full details of the measures, including […]

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LGiU Homelessness Commission 2019, Final Report

The LGiU has today, Thursday 20th June, published its final report of the Local Government Homelessness Commission. The LGiU Local Government Homelessness Commission was set up to investigate how councils can fulfil their obligation to prevent homelessness. This includes the duties under the HRA, but is actually much wider. This report is the first assessment […]

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