NCLT and community housing
Updates & some recent news - click on a link in a box below
More information also available on the Government reports page

1st July 2021
11.30 a.m. - 12.30 - Free Webinar: Community owned renewable energy: an introduction for CLTs from Communities for Renewables CIC


"Will cover the options open to you if you are looking to develop a renewable energy scheme - whether you are working on your first project or even if you’ve completed your scheme and are thinking, what’s next? 
Our members will also hear from Sally Murrell-Smith of Totnes Renewable Energy Society about their partnership with Transition Homes CLT to deliver
solar micro grid for the community housing scheme.
Communities for Renewables CIC (CfR) is a Cornwall-based community interest company which helps communities across the UK to set up local energy enterprises and works with them to develop, finance and manage their own renewable energy generation".
http://www.communitylandtrusts.org.uk/event/webinar-community-owned-renewable-energy-an-introduction-for-clts-from-communities-for-renewables-cic?eid=166
7th May 2021
The latest on government funding streams for recovery and regeneration

http://www.communitylandtrusts.org.uk/article/2021/5/7/the-latest-on-government-funding-streams-for-recovery-and-regeneration
11th March 2021
The NCLT has just submitted its response to the government’s ‘Right to Regenerate’ consultation (see below), which sets out plans to make it easier for communities to buy underused publicly owned land and derelict buildings.
http://www.communitylandtrusts.org.uk/article/2021/3/11/social-value-should-be-at-the-heart-of-the-new-right-to-regenerate
16th January 2021

Government launches 'Right to Regenerate' consultation

Provides opportunities for CLTs
December 2020
Sustainable Housing for Inclusive and Cohesive Cities (SHICC)
EU Policy Conference on CLTs

- Acknowledging the need to encourage and support initiatives for adequate housing, this event promoted stronger political engagement from EU stakeholders to support CLTs. View the press release here
25th November 2020
No announcement of the Community Housing Fund in the 2020 Spending Review

http://www.communitylandtrusts.org.uk/article/2020/11/25/no-announcement-of-the-community-housing-fund-in-the-2020-spending-review
10th November 2020
Creating lasting CLH legacies: the road to 2025 and beyond

http://www.communitylandtrusts.org.uk/article/2020/11/10/creating-lasting-clh-legacies-the-road-to-2025-and-beyond