15. Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment
Devon Partnership Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment (2015)
The Devon Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessment (GTAA) was commissioned on behalf of all the Devon Authorities. The purpose of the assessment is to quantify the accommodation and housing related support needs of Gypsies and Travellers (including Travelling Showpeople) in terms of residential and transit/emergency sites, and bricks and mortar accommodation for the period 2014/15-2034/34. The results being used to inform the allocation of resources and as an evidence base for policy development in housing and planning.
Devon-wide Gypsy and Traveller Housing Needs Assessment (2006)
In February 2006 the Social Research and Regeneration Unit (SRRU) was commissioned, in conjunction with Dr Zoe James from the University of Plymouth, to conduct a Needs Assessment of Gypsies & Travellers in Devon. The study area includes the Districts of East Devon, Exeter, Mid Devon, South Hams, Teignbridge, Torridge and West Devon as well as the Unitary authorities of Plymouth and Torbay.