Updated: 19 May 2018
Consultation showed that rural communities see housing as a rural development issue with calls for more joined up working.
Linking with others to highlight housing as a rural development issue (particularly with DARD) and to work in partnership to contribute to any broader rural regeneration initiatives
- Promote (with DARD) the need for Integrated Rural Regeneration Strategy targeting areas in most need
- Support DARD’s proposed Village Renewal approach
- Explore options for involvement in Rural Development Programme
- Build links with RPA structures to ensure that rural housing highlighted considered in new community planning and rural development roles