How to guides: publishing local authority brownfield registers

iStandUK’s ‘how-to’ for guides for local authorities publishing brownfield registers relate to the 2017 DCLG requirement for local authorities to publish registers of their available to brownfield land to a common, open data standard. This requirement came out of the 2016 Housing and Planning Act.

The full standard is available and guidance is available at:


The below ‘how-to’ guides correspond to specific components/parts of the data standard that we thought might need additional clarification: 

Brownfield land registers data standard: preparing and publishing a register