View our Annual Monitoring information and our Five Year Land Supply report
The Fenland district covers an area of 546 sq km (211 sq miles). We are one of the leading districts in Cambridgeshire in the provision of renewable energy, particularly wind energy.
We produce a Monitoring Report every year. This provides a review of:
The Research team at Cambridgeshire County Council also produce a wide range of County and District wide statistics and reports.
Our(September 2021) sets out our latest position on housing land supply, including that for Gypsies and Travellers.
In 2019, the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) introduced a requirement of Housing Delivery Test (HDT). This measures net additional dwellings provided in the Fenland area against the homes required, using national statistics and local authority data.
The latest HDT results were published in January 2021, please see the Housing Delivery Test: 2020 Measurement for further information. This shows that Fenland District Council's result is 98%.
National Policy states that where HDT results fall below 95%, we must prepare an action plan to assess the causes for under delivery and to identify actions that could help increase delivery in the future. In 2019 we achieved 92% and prepared the following Action Plan: