As part of our efforts to improve land and housing data we are working with local planning authorities and other users of the data to create guidance around a range of subjects. These will include complying with different requirements for publishing data, mapping data, understanding data definitions and specifications, and more.
Publish your brownfield land data
When publishing your brownfield land data, follow this guidance on how to format, label and publish the data.
Publish your developer contributions data
When publishing your developer contributions data, follow this guidance on how to format, label and publish the data.
Follow our data principles to ensure consistency of data across all data sets.
Pipeline: how we collect and process data
Our pipeline process collects individual publications of data and turns them into a national dataset.
Finding the local authority for an address
Follow our guidance when you are trying to work out which Local Authority an address is in.
Publish your development plans data
When publishing your development plans data, follow this guidance on how to format, label and publish the data.