Planned legislation includes a Local Growth and Jobs Bill, Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill and legislation on education and care.
The Act has received Royal Assent and will implement policies including pay to stay, sale of high value stock and a duty to provide starter homes.
The DCLG is seeking views on its proposals for starter homes requirements under the Housing and Planning Bill.
CIPFA is consulting on a revised Highways Network Assets Code, reflecting the move to measuring the highways network asset at depreciated replacement cost.
The final settlement was issued on 8 February 2016 and includes additional transitional funding for local authorities.