6.9 Housing Objectives

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​​​​​6.9 Housing Objectives

6E           To implement the provisions of the Housing Strategy contained in Appendix B.

6F           To require 10% of the land zoned for residential use, or for a mixture of residential and other uses, be made available for the provision of social housing.

6G          To require that a mixture of residential unit types and sizes are developed to reasonably match the requirements of different categories of households within the city and county.

6H          To implement the provisions of the Traveller Accommodation programme 2019-2024 and any updates thereof.

6I            To ensure that all new housing developments and developments for renewal which includes housing, includes a mix of house types with universal design so as to provide for an aging population.

6J            To ensure the widest possible range of housing options in each new development and to prevent the proliferation of limited option house types in any particular area.

6K           To seek that all new private residential developments on zoned lands in excess of 20 residential units provide for a minimum of 10% units that can be converted to Universal Design standards in accordance with the requirements of the ‘Building for Everyone: A Universal Design’ developed by the Centre for Excellence in Universal Design (National Disability Authority).