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Surcharges

Surcharges will be applied as follows, and in accordance with the CIL Regulations 2010 (as amended).

Surcharge for Amount CIL Regulation
Failure to assume liability, where no-one has assumed liability and chargeable development has commenced £50 on each person liable to pay CIL 80
Apportionment of liability, where the Council is required to apportion liability for CIL between those with a material interest in the land £500 81
Failure to submit notice of chargeable development 20% of the chargeable amount or £2500, whichever is lower 82
Failure to submit a commencement notice 20% of the chargeable amount or £2500, whichever is lower 83
Disqualifying events 20% of the chargeable amount or £2500, whichever is lower 84
Late payment

5% of the outstanding chargeable amount or £200, whichever is greater

85
Failure to comply with an Information Notice 20% of the relevant amount or £1000, whichever is lower 86

Regulations 87 and 88 provide details of interest which can be charged upon late payments.

Failure to comply with the CIL requirements may trigger enforcement action by the Council. This can include the use of warning notices (warn development will need to stop), stop notices (to force development to stop) or even Court action.