* 1. What is your involvement in housing?

* 2. How would you categorise the following infrastructure (please tick only one category for each)

  Housing Delivery Essential Infrastructure Housing Delivery Site Specific Infrastructure Sustainability, Stability and Growth Infrastructure
Electricity
Water
Sewerage
Local Roads
Major Roads
Gas
Broadband
Telephony
Natural, physical and environmental issues e.g. flood defences, trees, species
Health
Social Care
Education
Waste
Community Facilities
Emergency Services
Public Transport
Rail

* 3. How frequently, if ever, do you experience delays in establishing the following types of new connections? (please tick only one category for each)

  Never Sometimes Often Always Don't Know
Water
Electricity
Gas
Communications

* 4. The HFI is working with the SELEP to identify sites which could be built faster. Can you tell us of one site which is being held up by infrastructure needs, and what needs to be done to help?

* 5. Is the Southern Rail dispute affecting house-building plans in the East Sussex area?

* 6. If you have experienced delays in establishing new connections to developments for the following types of infrastructure, what impact does it have? (tick all that apply)

  It delays the completion of the units Impacts the development's profitability Impacts the viability of the scheme Impacts the sale price of the units Impacts the development's cash-flow None
Water
Electricity
Gas
Communications

* 7. Are Councils and the LEP demonstrating their commitment to the housing industry in regard to infrastructure provision?

* 8. If yes, how is this commitment demonstrated – or – if no, how could it be better demonstrated?

* 9. 'A single contact relationship between housing development and utility company would be beneficial for the infrastructure delivery process' Do you agree? 

* 10. If you would like to hear more about this work as it progresses, and receive the collated survey responses, please fill out your details below:

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