Parish councils receive payments as a result of CIL levy paid to SMBC by developers. Parish councils with a neighbourhood development plans receive 25% of the total funding; those without 15%. Payments are made by SMBC in tranches. Currently, Barston has two developments that will generate CIL payments - Cinnamon/Wyevale and Barston Garage site. The total amount anticipated this year will be circa £20,000. A first tranche of £2,500 has now been received. If you wish to apply for CIL funding, please complete the application form.
As a general guide, the list set out below identifies the types of infrastructure and/or specific infrastructure projects to which CIL receipts raised by Barston Parish Council could be applied; however, if you believe your project is important, it is worth applying.
Community Development Sport and recreation (excluding children’s play) Community Halls, places of assembly and other community facilities Arts and Culture Green Infrastructure (excluding site specific open space requirements).
Surface Water and Flood Risk Mitigation