Community Infrastructure Levy

The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) is a levy charged on new development in the Vale.  The money raised will be used to fund infrastructure to support growth in the district, in accordance with our spending priorities. Vale of White Horse District Council This link will take you to an external website...  

CIL Charging Schedule

The CIL Charging Schedule was adopted by Council on 27 September 2017, and the schedule and other key documents will be implemented from 1 November 2017.

Any application decided on or after 1 November 2017 will be liable to pay CIL, regardless of when the application was submitted.

The CIL Charging Schedule should be read alongside our Developer Contributions SPD, which provides guidance on how CIL will work alongside S106/S278 agreements.

Adoption follows the examination of our CIL Charging Schedule

Frequently Asked Questions

For answers to Frequently Asked Questions about CIL at Vale of White Horse, including:

  • What type of development is CIL liable?
  • Do I have to pay CIL on permitted development?
  • What relief is available and how can I claim it?
  • How is CIL calculated?
  • When will I have to pay CIL?

See our FAQs for Developers and Applicants (379.1 KB) PDF .  

Town and Parish Councils can download our FAQs for Town and Parish Councils (339.7 KB) PDF .

General guidance is available from the Planning Portal Planning Portal This link will take you to an external website... .

CIL Procedures and Forms

We recommend you read our CIL Procedures Vale of White Horse District Council This link will take you to an external website... carefully.  Most of the procedures are taken directly from legislation, which we are required by law to implement.  If you do not follow the procedures correctly, or submit forms on time, you could be liable to pay a financial penalty.

Last reviewed: 25 - 10 - 2017

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