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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- Senior Planner JSM Associates Solihull, West Midlands
- Principle Planner / Associate (BIrmingham) Beach Baker Property Recruitment Birmingham, West Midlands
- Land Agent Allen & York Ltd Scotland
- Planning Officer Daventry District Council Daventry, Northamptonshire
- Planning Officers (2 posts) Teignbridge District Council Newton Abbot, Devon
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.
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.
Legislation due to come into effect this year complicates matters for councils wanting to use developer contributions for infrastructure, says Jonathan Tilley.
An examiner has told a west London borough not to charge Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) in its main strategic development area, warning that it could make the site unviable.
New planning guidance that removes affordable housing obligations from small-scale residential developments is likely to have the consequence of increasing such schemes' liability for Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) charges, according to experts.