We are preparing a new Local Plan to shape how Doncaster develops: how we want it to look and feel; and the policies and proposals needed to guide development to the right places whilst protecting and improving the environment and people’s quality of life.
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Details of our Housing Strategies
Discretionary housing payments provide extra help if you are already getting Housing Benefit or Universal Credit (including housing costs for rent) but you still need further help with your rental costs.
To look at and apply for a council house and some homes owned by Housing Associations or private landlords.
Doncaster Council is keen to engage with potential developers, partners and investors, to look at proposals to ensure that housing provision is met throughout the Borough. The Council would like to engage with those organisations who are interested in developing all tenures of housing, including private sale, shared ownership and housing for rent.
The consultation has now closed on these two documents which form part of our continuous engagement on the new Local Plan, the consultation responses are now available below.
The Council has set up a register for people who are interested in a self-build or custom-build home in the Doncaster area.
Work has been undertaken to identify potential amendments to settlement boundaries in the borough:
The council is responsible for a number of public health functions: