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The Community Infrastructure Levy or CIL, allows local authorities in England and Wales to raise funds for infrastructure from new development to fund a wide range of infrastructure that is needed to support new development. 

The three JCS authorities, Gloucester City Council, Cheltenham and Tewkesbury Borough Councils are in the process of adopting CIL and submitted for examination in November 2016. Below is listed the relevant sections and information for this project.

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Draft charging schedules

The Draft Charging Schedules for each of the Councils as submitted to the Planning Inspectorate for examination.

The Community Infrastructure Levy Draft Charging Schedules for the three authorities of the Joint Core Strategy (JCS), Gloucester City Council, Cheltenham Borough Council and Tewkesbury Borough Council have been submitted to the Planning Inspectorate for independent examination.

The documents and supporting information can be viewed via the JCS website. Hard copies of the Draft Charging Schedule and supporting documents are available to view at: Cheltenham Borough Council, Municipal Offices, Promenade, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 9SA and on request at Gloucester City Council or Tewkesbury Borough Council.

Associated examination documents

Other documents submitted to support the examination, but not necessarily examined


Spilt into the various topics, the documents listed cover all of the specific information for the CIL and in most cases are a copy of that also supplied and examined, where appropriate, through the JCS plan hearings.




Statement of modifications

The basis of the Statement of Modification was to align that proposed within the CIL Draft Charging Schedules as submitted for examination with the latest information in the JCS plan. The consultation was open from 28 July - originally until 29 August, then extended until 5 September and below are the responses received.

Proposed Statement of Modifications