2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: Has the council raised income for climate action from property development?

Question code
4.10a
Section
Governance & Finance
Topic
Funding sources
Source
Volunteer Research
Question weight
High

Criteria

Criteria is met if the council has used either the Community Infrastructure Levy or Section 106 to raise any amount of funds for climate action, in England and Wales. There must be explicit reference to these funds being used for climate action, such as being used to deliver the council's climate action plan.

In Scotland, the criteria is met if the council has used section 75 of the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997.
In Northern Ireland, the criteria is met if the council has used section 76 of the 2011 Planning Act.

Clarifications

The Community Infrastructure Levy is a charge that local authorities can set on new development in order to raise funds to help fund specific projects, such as the infrastructure, facilities and services needed to support new homes and businesses.

Section 106 are legal agreements between Local Authorities and developers linked to planning permissions, which can include councils requiring developers to build specific community infrastructure (such as bus and cycles lanes) or provide finance for specific council projects. They can also be known as planning obligations.

Section 75 of the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 is similar to section 106, where the council can require conditions of the developers, such as building specific community infrastructure or providing finance for specific council projects.

Section 76 of the 2011 Planning Act is similar to section 106, where the council can require conditions of the developers, such as building specific community infrastructure or providing finance for specific council projects.

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Central Bedfordshire Council1/1centralbedfordshire.gov.uk
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Clackmannanshire Council1/1clacks.gov.uk
Cornwall Council (Unitary)1/1cornwall.gov.uk
Dorset Council1/1dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Durham County Council1/1
Hartlepool Borough Council1/1
Herefordshire Council1/1councillors.herefordshire.gov.uk
Leeds City Council1/1leeds.gov.uk
London Borough of Brent1/1democracy.brent.gov.uk
London Borough of Camden1/1london.gov.uk
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London Borough of Croydon1/1croydon.gov.uk
London Borough of Ealing1/1ealing.gov.uk
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London Borough of Enfield1/1london.gov.uk
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London Borough of Hackney1/1hackney.gov.uk
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London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham1/1spacehive.com
London Borough of Haringey1/1haringey.gov.uk
London Borough of Harrow1/1harrow.gov.uk
London Borough of Havering1/1havering.gov.uk
London Borough of Hillingdon1/1hillingdon.gov.uk
London Borough of Hounslow1/1hounslow.gov.uk
London Borough of Islington1/1islington.gov.uk
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London Borough of Tower Hamlets1/1towerhamlets.gov.uk
London Borough of Waltham Forest1/1walthamforest.gov.uk
Medway Council1/1democracy.medway.gov.uk
Milton Keynes1/1milton-keynes.gov.uk
North East Lincolnshire Council1/1nelincs.gov.uk
Reading Borough Council1/1reading.gov.uk
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea1/1rbkc.gov.uk
Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames1/1kingston.gov.uk
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Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council1/1eservices.solihull.gov.uk
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Southampton City Council1/1southampton.gov.uk
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council1/1southend.gov.uk
South Gloucestershire Council1/1beta.southglos.gov.uk
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Warrington Borough Council1/1warrington.gov.uk
Westminster City Council1/1westminster.gov.uk
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