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.
The government is to introduce new laws that would allow councils to trial a new mechanism to "maximise the potential uplift in land value" when allocating sites for development during their local plan preparation.
- Graduate to Associate Planners White Peak Planning Manchester, Greater Manchester
- Planning Officer (H-I) Plymouth City Council Plymouth, Devon
- Principal Planning Policy Officer London Borough of Hillingdon Hillingdon, Uxbridge
- Principal Planning Officer (Planning Policy) Stevenage Borough Council Stevenage, Hertfordshire
- Senior Planning Officer Oxfordshire County Council. Oxford, Oxfordshire
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 government has introduced the Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill to Parliament, with the bill including many changes to the planning system, including around developer contributions, environmental assessment and enforcement.
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Earlier this month, the House of Lords Built Environment Committee published a report on its inquiry into meeting housing demand. Here are five of the committee’s findings in relation to the community infrastructure levy (CIL) and section 106 agreements.
Housing secretary Michael Gove has said the government is considering whether projects allowed under permitted development (PD) rights should be subject to section 106 planning gain agreements.
A proposed new levy on high-rise buildings could hinder the supply of such schemes, some observers fear, which might hit urban councils' housing delivery targets and squeeze affordable housing provision.