CIL & Finance
The information centre for Community Infrastructure Levy, planning obligations and finance information. Find the latest details of councils' levy plans in our live table, and read the latest updates and news analysis from around the country.
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The flagship New Homes Bonus has had only a 'modest' direct impact on local plan housing targets and only a 'limited' role and impact on planning applications and decisions, according to a government-commissioned evaluation report.2 comments
More than 180 local authorities in England and Wales have published Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) plans for consultation. Use the interactive maps below to view councils' progress in implementing CIL and the rates they are proposing to charge.
Guidance on the Community Infrastructure Levy was added to the planning practice guidance web-based resource on 12 June 2014. This replaced the stand-alone guidance that was published in PDF format when amendments to the Community Infrastructure Levy Regulations came into effect in February 2014.
Local authorities that have introduced a development tariff have yet to spend any receipts on local infrastructure, a report has indicated.
Specialist retirement housing should have a dedicated use class to ensure that its viability is not compromised by the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) development tariff, a report has recommended.
Local authorities and applicants have differing views on whether the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) is hindering development, according to a survey published this week.
Westminster City Council is to consult on a draft Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) charging schedule with the capital's highest rates for office developments and its third-highest for residential schemes.