Procedure Manuals

Whether you are a Housing Association or a Local Authority development team, our Development Procedures Manual is a complete step by step guide to the development of new homes and is unequalled in the market. Covering all aspects of the development process for any housing project our manual will help you ensure that you are always HE audit compliant. Our manual is fully editable, tailored to your own organisations systems, policies and processes. We will keep your manual up to date and ‘user friendly’, managing any updates required as a result of either external or internal changes.

Tailored to your organisation

With different versions available for housing associations, local authorities, and developers



Audit and compliance aid encompassing risk management strategies.


Full library of appointment letters, checklists, workflows designed to fit your organisation


Taking account of the different requirements of the HE, GLA and the Welsh Government


With all financial appraisal systems and programme management systems


Development doctor helpline

Licence Holders have access to our free helpline offering advice on any development matter


An outstanding training tool for development teams of all levels of experience

Regular updates

Ongoing updates and briefing notes to make sure procedures stay current and effective

Our Managing Director David Bethell shares some useful thoughts and reflections for #DevelopmentTeams during this uncertain time #Training #Planning #Procedures #Healthcheck

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If you would like to know more about our Development Procedures Manual, please fill out our form and a member of the team will be happy to answer any queries or arrange a presentation on the features of the manual.

Our Managing Director David Bethell shares some useful thoughts and reflections for #DevelopmentTeams during this uncertain time #Training #Planning #Procedures #Healthcheck

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