Decision details

Government Consultations: Future Homes Standard and Home Energy Model

Decision Maker: Corporate Director of Community Development, Corporate Director of Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


North Yorkshire Council responds to the Future Homes Standard consultation and to the Replacement for Standard Assessment Procedure consultation;

the Future Homes Standard consultation is in collaboration with regional partners led by the York and North Yorkshire Combined Authority; and

authority to approve the final response be delegated to the Assistant Director - Environmental Services and Climate Change.

Reasons for the decision:

The consultation response will support delivery of the North Yorkshire Council Climate Change Strategy, with particular regard to mitigation, built environment.

Alternative options considered:

To not respond to the consultation: To deliver the Climate Change Strategy and the Routemap to Carbon Negative, we seek to encourage and enable policy change to support net zero ambitions, so engagement in consultations such as this contribute to this aim.

To formulate an alternative response: The response will be developed collaboratively with partners to accommodate views from the York and North Yorkshire partners.

Publication date: 06/03/2024

Date of decision: 22/02/2024

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