Exclusive: Councils spend just 16% of CIL on infrastructure, investigation shows

Exclusive: Councils spend just 16% of CIL on infrastructure, investigation shows

The first 32 councils to start charging the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) have spent just 16 per cent of the tens of millions of pounds they have collected on infrastructure, according to a Planning investigation.

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