Exemptions and relief from the CIL

The Community Infrastructure Regulations make a number of provisions for relief or exemption from paying the levy. Depending on the circumstances the following forms of exemption or relief may be available:

In all circumstances the exemption or relief must be applied for and granted before development commences on site. If the exemption or relief is granted it will be subject to a disqualifying event not occurring.

Further information about the requirements that must be met to be granted exemption or relief can be found within Planning Practice Guidance or by contacting the Planning Agreements Officer on cil.enquiries@southampton.gov.uk

If you require any further assistance please contact the Planning Agreements Officer (CIL) on cil.enquiries@southampton.gov.uk