MPs slam new infrastructure levy’s lack of detail and ‘pay later’ approach

Backbench Tory and opposition MPs have criticised the government’s proposed new infrastructure levy for lacking detail and requiring developers to pay planning gain cash to councils when schemes are completed rather than up front.

by Chris Caulfield
Lisa Nandy at the dispatch box during the second reading of the Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill (Picture: Parliament TV)
Lisa Nandy at the dispatch box during the second reading of the Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill (Picture: Parliament TV)

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: planning.support@haymarket.com

Call: 020 8267 8121

Take a 30-day trial

  • Join Planning now and pay nothing for your first 30-days.

Register

SUBSCRIBE

Prices from £395 /pa*

  • Full access to planningresource.com for 12 months with quarterly print issues
  • Track the latest CIL developments with our live table
  • Easily keep up-to-date with the essential planning news, analysis, and policy amendments by having it delivered directly to you with the Planning Daily bulletin

Choose a Package

*For bespoke corporate packages please email dcs@haymarket.com or call us on 01452 835820.