This is a non-negotiable levy introduced by the government. It allows local planning authorities to raise funds from developers and individuals who are undertaking building projects in their area.
It is a way of making sure that all relevant development contributes towards new infrastructure such as schools, transport and leisure facilities that are needed to support population growth.
You can read the CIL national guidance on the Planning Portal where you can also download all the CIL forms you may need.
Development in the area of Broadland which is administered by the Broads Authority will not be liable for CIL unless they adopt their own charging schedule
Learn what kind of infrastructure the levy may be used for in the future development of Broadland and you can find out how CIL received so far has been spent or is proposed to be used in Broadland in the following reports:
- CIL Annual Report 1st April 2015 to 31st March 2016
- CIL Annual Report 1st April 2014 to 31st March 2015
You can also download the latest CIL charges here.