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Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

Last Modified December 13, 2013

Examination of the Draft Charging Schedule


Residential development at 14 London RoadOn 13 September 2013, Hertsmere's Community Infrastructure Levy Charging Schedule was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate for examination. This was informed by earlier consultations that took place in spring and summer 2013.

An independent examination was conducted on Tuesday 29 November 2013

Following the submission of Hertsmere's draft CIL Charging Schedule to the Planning Inspectorate, Philip Staddon BSc Dip MBA MRTPI  was been appointed to conduct an independent examination.

The Examiner's final report was received on 13 December 2013 and recommends, subject to modifications, the Charging Schedule be approved. The Examiner’s modifications can be summarised as follows:

  • That the levy in “Area B” is reduced from £210 per square metre to £180 per square metre
  •  That the levy for specialist types of accommodation for the elderly / disabled is set at £120 per square metre.


The timetable and details for the Council's adoption of the Charging Schedule will be made available in due course.

The Examiner’s report can be found here.

Additional information on the Hertsmere CIL examination can be found on the examination webpage.

All examination documents can be accessed in our examination library.




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