Bank holiday weekend

Bin collections will take place as normal. Housing benefit payments have been delayed. If you're self-isolating and need help (eg food delivery), call the Community Helpline: 01483 523054.

Council services over Spring Bank Holiday

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

What is the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)?

The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) is a levy that local authorities can charge on development in their area. CIL income can be used to contribute towards the funding of infrastructure needed to support new development.

Planning applications determined on or after 1 March 2019 may be liable to pay CIL, in accordance with the Waverley CIL Charging Schedule.

Is permitted development/prior approval CIL liable?  

If a development is permitted under a general consent you must submit a CIL Form 5: Notice of Chargeable Development to the Council before you commence development. A general consent means a development order made under section 59 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, it includes prior approvals and permitted development.

The only exception to this requirement is where the development is less than 100 square metres of new build floorspace and no new dwelling is created, or if the CIL rate for the use is £0 per sq. m in the Waverley Borough CIL Charging Schedule.

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