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Self Build and Custom Build Register

The Self-Build and Custom Housebuilding Act 2015 places a duty on local councils in England to keep and have regard to a register of people who are interested in self-build or custom build projects in their area. This register will help inform the Council of the level of demand for self-build and custom build plots in East Northamptonshire.

What are Self-Build and Custom Build?

The terms "self-build" and "custom build" are used to describe instances where individuals or groups are involved in creating their own home.

Self Build - Projects where individuals or groups directly organise the design and construction of their new homes

Custom Build - Projects where individuals or groups work with a specialist developer to help deliver their new home

Local Authority Self-Build and Custom Build Registers:

To register your interest in Self Build or Custom Build plots or to find out further information please click on your local authority below:

Corby Borough Council

Kettering Borough Council

Borough Council of Wellingborough

East Northamptonshire Council

The National Custom and Self Build Association (NaCSBA)

The National Custom & Self Build Association (NaCSBA) was set up in 2008 by a network of companies and individuals with the common aim of promoting self build and custom build as a form of housing delivery that can make a significant contribution to home building in the UK.

NaCSBA brings together developers, architects, planners, financial and warranty providers, manufacturers, community groups and local authorities to develop, share and promote best practice in self and custom build.

The Right to Build Task Force was established to established to help Local Authorities, community groups and other organisations across the UK deliver large, affordable custom and self build projects. Visit Website