Definition of Affordable Housing

Closes 13 Sep 2019

Opened 24 Jun 2019


This consultation is being undertaken to inform the Department for Communities engagement on proposals for a revised definition of "Affordable Housing" for Northern Ireland.  A copy of the consultation paper is accessible from the link in the "Related" section below.

Why We Are Consulting

The overall aim of this work is to agree a clear definition of affordable housing that can be applied consistently in legislation, policy, local plans and in practice.


  • All stakeholders


  • Housing and Accommodation