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RUSS School of Community Led Housing – Module 3A Getting Permission
Sat 11th January £25
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
The RUSS School of Community-led Housing offers training to individuals, community groups and housing professionals looking to set up a community led housing project. Learn from RUSS’s experience of bringing the Church Grove project in Ladywell, Lewisham.
Modules 3A and 3B are suitable for groups who have identified a site or are advanced in considering specific potential sites. They can also be helpful for those seeking to get an overview of the complete housing project, and an understanding of the different stages involved.
Getting Permission…RUSS’s experience of securing planning permission
- How to be a Client – developing a project brief, establishing a project board and team, setting budgets
- Recruiting the Resident Group & establishing an Allocations Policy
- The Co-Design process
- The Planning Process – Permissions, Conditions & Obligations
- RUSS’s experience
- Individual & group exercises
RUSS team for the day:
Emma Gittus, Director at Bringelly, community-led housing project specialist, and former RUSS project manager
Megan Ancliffe & Gordon O’Connor-Read, Russ members and future Church Grove residents
Chris Carthy, Architect and current RUSS project manager
Anne Kennedy, workshop organiser, RUSS School Board co-optee