CIL & Finance
Essential Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL), 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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A Surrey council is currently out to consultation on plans to charge what would be among the highest Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) rates in the country.
- Head of Planning Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council Hinckley, Leicestershire
- King’s Lynn Heritage Action Zone Programme Manager Borough Council of Kings Lynn & West Norfolk King's Lynn, Norfolk
- Planner – Significant Projects and Infrastructure Canal & River Trust Birmingham, West Midlands
- Senior Planning Officer Central Bedfordshire Council Bedfordshire
- Planner - Pre-APC submission - London Planning Consultancy Oyster Partnership London
More than 200 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.
The draft Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Regulations 2018 set out an amended formula for calculating the adjustment to be applied to CIL liabilities when a section 73 planning application has been granted to amend an existing permission, and where a CIL has been introduced between the original and amended application.
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Cash from a new £22.8 million package intended to support the development of neighbourhood plans could be used to fund pilots to explore the potential of using Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) receipts to fund the production of parish plans, the latest instalment of Neighbourhood Watch reveals.
News that Cheshire East Council has slashed proposed residential Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) charges across the majority of its area features in the latest instalment of CIL Watch.
A Planning investigation reveals that councils have collected tens of millions of pounds in Community Infrastructure Levy receipts, but only a small proportion has so far been spent on infrastructure. John Geoghegan reports.
When London mayor Sadiq Khan blasted a borough council for agreeing a substantial reduction in the number of affordable homes in a major development, he was met with defiance.