Data is at the heart of the DLUHC Digital Planning team’s mission to modernise England's planning system. The team’s planning data platform has moved into the beta phase, and is now available on planning.data.gov.uk.
The digital planning reform team in DLUHC have been working over the last couple of years to investigate how digital and data could improve on what we have now: saving time and money for both end-users and planning authorities, and better connecting the public to the issues and decisions made on their behalf.
Our digital planning software work is moving into a new phase of collaboration and delivery with Local Planning Authorities (LPAs) and software providers. We continue to build on the success of the Reducing Invalid Planning Applications (RIPA) and Back Office …
Watch our video about the work the Digital Land team are doing to improve access to land and housing data.
Our framework for designing more engaging, wide-reaching consultations to gain more useful insights.
Euan talks about his first week in MHCLG Digital, and reflects on how digital is transforming the built environment sector.
Unique property identifiers will be available as open data under the Open Government Licence from July 2020. Read about what this means for the PropTech sector and the wider significance of the decision.
Alice talks about how we've defined the Service Owner role for MHCLG - a role we're currently recruiting for.
Read about the user research and policy work to resume publishing EPC data on Open Data Communities.
The Digital Land team was represented at this year’s FUTURE: PropTech event to engage with and learn from innovators in the housing and planning sector. Find out more about the event and what we learned.