Issue details

Community Infrastructure Levy Recommendations for Spending

The Lewes District Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Charging Schedule came into force on 1 December 2015 and CIL money has been collected ever since. Infrastructure providers will be invited to bid for CIL funding for 6 weeks from 10 September 2018. The report will present the recommendations of the CIL Management and Executive Boards following the assessment of infrastructure project bids by Members and officers.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/11/2018

Decision due: 11 Feb 2019 by Lewes District Council Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Tom Jones

Lead director: Director of Regeneration and Planning

Department: Regeneration and Planning

Contact: Estelle Maisonnial, Senior Planning Policy Officer (Infrastructure) Email:, Tondra Thom, Planning Policy Lead Email: Tel: 01323 415677, Emma Kemp, Planning Policy Officer Email: Tel: 01273 085756.

Consultation process

Infrastructure Providers will be invited to submit bids over a 6 week window from 10 September 2018. The bids will be assessed by the CIL Management Board (19 November 2018) and Executive Board (11 December 2018) formed of officers and councillors.

Making Representations: All bids received from Infrastructure Providers will be assessed by officers. The CIL Boards will make their recommendations on the preferred proposals.


Agenda items

Background papers