Seeing the wood for the trees – The evolving landscape for neighbourhood arrangements

The ideas presented in this discussion paper are in the form of an indicative draft, and there is substantially more thinking to be done.

In the coming months the policy community needs to firm up a menu of options which can be pursued within existing frameworks, and to establish what needs to be done to evolve those frameworks over the next year or two.

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