Our aim is to promote and encourage the building of quality sustainable homes and communities and to transform the whole of mainstream UK house building into a sustainable endeavour.
We do this by promoting higher quality sustainable housing standards via collaborations with industry and government, creating active knowledge exchange networks, best practice sharing, running events, lobbying for change, partnering on research, commissioning publications and holding conferences.
Our focus in on four main themes:
Research and Campaigns
The GHA launched our new manifesto – 'A Charter for Responsible Housebuilding' at Ecobuild on Wednesday 8th March 2017. It’s been 10 years since the GHA was formed and we believe our message on quality sustainable housing is as important as ever!
The manifesto sets out the following actions that we believe are necessary to help bring a quality focus back to new housing: