Strategic Housing Partnership

The goal of the Strategic Housing Partnership (SHP) is to improve housing, access to housing, and support to maintain the independence of vulnerable residents within the City.

The key objectives of the SHP are to:

  • Provide leadership and vision to improve housing for all within the City;
  • ​Co-ordinate cross tenure action to improve housing conditions and housing options;
  • Influence policy and decision-making which maximises housing opportunities for all within the City and develop new policies where appropriate;
  • Communicate with and secure participation of local communities;
  • Support action to address the housing needs of vulnerable and socially excluded groups

The SHP is accountable to Brighton & Hove Connected in demonstrating how objectives are achieved. The members of the SHP are jointly accountable to each other for delivering agreed actions. 

Membership of the SHP

Members of the SHP include representatives from:

  • Brighton & Hove City Council
  • YMCAs
  • Brighton and Hove Economic Partnership
  • Brighton & Hove Clinical Commissioning Group
  • University of Sussex
  • University of Brighton
  • Kent, Surrey and Sussex Community Rehabilitation Company
  • Brighton and Hove Estate Agents Association
  • Brighton & Hove Affordable Housing Partnership
  • Community Works
  • Southern Landlords Association
  • National Landlords Association
  • Planning Professionals Forum

Minutes from previous meetings

January 2016 [PDF 173KB]

March 2016 [PDF 170KB]

May 2016 [PDF 163KB]

July 2016 [PDF 166KB]

September 2016 [PDF 169KB]
Urban Renters [PDF 8,853KB]

January 2017 [PDF 165KB]

March 2017 [PDF 170KB]

May 2017 [PDF]

September 2017 [PDF]

November 2017 [PDF]

January 2018 [PDF]

March 2018 [PDF]

May 2018 [PDF]

Contact the SHP

Strategic Housing Partnership, C/o Martin Reid, Head of Housing Strategy, Property & Investment, Brighton & Hove City Council