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The latest news on the One Public Estate (OPE) programme and Brownfield Land Release Fund.

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Brownfield Land Release Fund (BLRF2) Round 1 Funding Awards announced
On Saturday 19 November 2022, DLUHC announced that up to £35m has been awarded under BLRF2 to 41 local authority projects in England. The funding will help councils to transform unused, redundant or derelict sites into high quality homes for their communities.

Brownfield Land Release Fund (BLRF2): July 2022
In July 2022, the One Public Estate programme made up to £180 million Brownfield Land Release Fund (BLRF2) capital grant funding available to all constituent English councils to support the release of council-owned brownfield land for housing. 

Opportunity Development Funding Awarded

In February 2022, the One Public Estate (OPE) programme awarded £3.9 million of Opportunity Development Funding to 47 One Public Estate Partnerships across England.

One Public Estate and Brownfield Land Release Funding Awards announced
On Thursday 24 February 2022, DLUHC announced that a further £8 million was being awarded under the BLRF to 13 local authorities projects in England.