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The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)
Important Information for applicants for residential developments re CIL:
- The Council implemented a Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) on 1 January 2019. Applicants for planning permission for residential developments including new dwellings or changes of use to a dwelling, irrespective of size, or extensions and annexes to existing dwellings that add over 100 square metres of Gross Internal Floor Area are advised to complete the CIL additional information requirement form
- Further information on CIL is available on both the Planning Portal and the CIL pages on the Joint Core Strategy website
Calculate your CIL costs
You can use this online calculator to provide an indication of the level of CIL payable for your development:
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Copyright in respect of published planning applications
Plans, drawings and other material submitted to the Council are protected by section 47 of the Copyright, Designs and Patent Act 1988 (the "Act").
You can only use material which is downloaded and/or printed for consultation purposes, to compare current applications with previous schemes and to check whether developments have been completed in accordance with approved plans. Further copies must not be made without the prior permission of the copyright owner (who may be the applicant, agent or architect). Compliance with the Act is your sole responsibility and the Council accepts no liability for infringement of any intellectual property rights.
You must not make copies of the mapping function to the on line system and submit these with a planning application. To do so would breach our Ordnance Survey licence.