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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An official report on the first two years of a pan-London development tariff reveals that it is on course to exceed predicted revenues, but says little on the impact of the charge.
- Transport Planning Officer x 2 Plymouth City Council Plymouth, Devon
- Senior Planner JSM Associates Cirencester
- Senior Planner (Manchester) Beach Baker Property Recruitment Manchester, Greater Manchester
- Planning Enforcement Officer Elmbridge Borough Council Esher (Surrey)
- Planning Policy Officer Elmbridge Borough Council Esher (Surrey)
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.
Legislation due to come into effect this year complicates matters for councils wanting to use developer contributions for infrastructure, says Jonathan Tilley.
The Planning Inspectorate (PINS)'s decision to refuse a request to examine an Essex council's local plan and Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) proposals together sends mixed messages as to when examinations of the two documents should take place, according to experts.
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.