Decision details

Submission of CIL Draft Charging Schedule for Examination in Public

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Noted the Council’s responses to representations received on the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Revised Draft Charging Schedule (RDCS) following public consultation in August and September 2023. The responses can be seen in Appendix 2 of the report.


Agreed to submit the CIL Revised Draft Charging Schedule (RDCS) and associated supporting documents for Examination by an independent Examiner. The supporting documents include:

        Statement of Representations made

        Viability Assessment

        Statement of compliance

        Statement of Representations Procedure (as published for consultation on the Draft Charging Schedule)

        Infrastructure Funding Gap Report (As published for consultation on the Draft Charging Schedule)

        Infrastructure Delivery Plan (IDP) (As published for consultation on the Draft Charging Schedule)


Authorised the Director of Regeneration, Enterprise & Skills to:

        make submissions to the Examiner in support of the Submission Draft Charging Schedule (including the supporting procedural and evidence base documentation);

        undertake any further consultation required during the Examination if instructed to do so by the Examiner;

        make modifications to the Submission documents during, and as a result of, the Examination process;

        recommend the Draft Charging Schedule post examination to Full Council for formal approval;

        undertake a regular review of the Charging Schedule post examination, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Regeneration; and

        report the results of any future Charging Schedule review in the Council’s annual Infrastructure Funding Statement.


Report author: Michael Clarkson

Publication date: 14/05/2024

Date of decision: 13/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 13/03/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/03/2024

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