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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Want to know whether your local authority has published Community Infrastructure Levy proposals? Our live table includes the latest details of councils' levy plans, including a breakdown of charges by development type.
Changes to the system of developer contributions, including allowing the pooling of more than five section 106 payments and requiring councils to publish details of where planning obligations are spent, have been officially approved by Parliament, meaning they will come into effect in September as planned.
- Senior Planning (Policy) Officer Isle of Wight Council Newport, Isle of Wight
- Principal Information and Monitoring Officer Richmond and Wandsworth Councils Wandsworth and Richmond
- Senior Community Infrastructure Levy Administration Officer Richmond and Wandsworth Councils Wandsworth and Richmond
- Senior Planning Officer (Planning Policy) Grade: H Epping Forest District Council Epping, Essex
- Planning Consultant | 100% flexible working | Quasi-consultancy/developer | Full or Part time Lewis Davey Any location if home working - or Northampton office base if preferred
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.
This study explores the extent and value of agreed planning obligations and CIL levied in England in 2016 to 2017.
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Local authorities in the South West accounted for more than half of the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) charging schedules adopted last year, according to figures recorded by Planning.
What are the implications for councils and developers of the introduction of the second iteration of the London mayor's community infrastructure levy, asks Adam Branson.
The government has called on councils to produce public statements setting out their infrastructure requirements, anticipated funding from developer contributions, and the choices that have been made about how those contributions will be used.
New planning guidance on the community infrastructure levy encourages local authorities to make better use of existing powers to come together and pool receipts for cross-boundary strategic infrastructure projects, say commentators.