Community Infrastructure Levy - Draft Charging Schedule Submission July 2022

Submission of the Bassetlaw Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)

Draft Charging Schedule – Regulation 19

The council has submitted the Bassetlaw Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Draft Charging Schedule to the Planning Inspectorate on 18 July 2022, in accordance with Regulation 19 of the Community Infrastructure Levy regulations 2010 (as amended)

A Statement of Modifications to the Draft Charging Schedule and associated CIL documents were also submitted for examination. Copies of the proposed modifications have been sent to each of the persons invited to make representations on the Draft Charging Schedule. Please see relevant information regarding next steps in the CIL Draft Charging Schedule Examination below.

A public notice, containing information on where the submission documents can be viewed, can be found below:

The Inspector

The Secretary of State has appointed Anne Jordan BA(Hons) MRTPI to undertake the independent examination into whether the Bassetlaw Community Infrastructure Levy Draft Charging Schedule is sound and complies with all the legal requirements. The criteria for soundness are whether the Schedule’s policies are positively prepared, justified, effective and consistent with national policy.

The timetable for the examination will be determined by the inspectors and will be able to be viewed, along with further details of the examination as it progresses, within the ‘News on the Local Plan and CIL Examination’ page.

Programme Officer

Carmel Edwards has been appointed as the Programme Officer for the examination.  She is independent from the council and reports directly to the inspector. Ms Edwards is responsible for all procedural and administrative matters relating to the examination and will act as a channel of communication between the inspector and all parties, including the council officers.

All correspondence or queries relating to the examination should be directed to the Programme Officer.

Contact details for Programme Officer:

Telephone: 07969 631930


Or via post to:

Ms Carmel Edwards
C/O Queens Building
Potter Street,
S80 2AH

Hearing Sessions

The Inspector will conduct a series of public hearings as part of the examination process. More details will be posted here in due course.


Bassetlaw District Council consulted upon the Bassetlaw Community Infrastructure Levy Draft Charging Schedule in August 2021, between 2 September 2021 and 21 October 2021 as well as January 2020, between 15 January and 26 February 2020.

Representations received during both these consultations have been sent to the Inspector as part of the evidence base for submission and can be viewed below:

  • Copies of representations made under Regulation 19 August 2021 - Number order (Reference number CIL-002) (July 2022)
  • Schedule of Representations August 2021 – Charging schedule order (Reference number CIL-003) (July 2022)
  • Schedule of Representations made under Regulation 16 January 2020 –Charging schedule order (Reference number CIL-005) (November 2020)

Examination Library

The Examination Library below contains a list of documents submitted for examination and background documents that have informed the production of the Draft Charging Schedule. It will be updated as the examination progresses.

Submitted Documents

PUB-005 - Infrastructure Funding Statement 

PUB-008 - Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)- Draft Charging Schedule

PUB-009 - Bassetlaw Infrastructure Delivery Plan, August 2021

PUB-010 - Bassetlaw Whole Plan & Community Infrastructure Levy Viability Assessment, August 2021

PUB-014 - Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)- Equality Impact Assessment (EIA)

BG-020 - Bassetlaw Whole Plan & CIL Viability Assessment, October 2019

BG-038 - Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) - Draft Charging Schedule, January 2020 

CIL-001 - Statement of Consultation, July 2022

CIL-002 - Copies of representations made under Regulation 19 August 2021, July 2022

CIL-003 - Schedule of Representations August 2021 – Charging schedule order, July 2022

CIL-004 - Statement of Modifications, July 2022

CIL-005 - Schedule of Representations made under Regulation 16 January 2020 –Charging schedule order, November 2020

Examination News

Keep up to date with the latest examination news. This will be regularly updated and direct you to any new documents or correspondence.

Data Protection Privacy Notice

Bassetlaw District Council's Privacy Notice tells you what to expect when we collect personal information and your rights in relation to that information.

Representations received will be sent to the Planning Inspector. The Planning Inspectorate Privacy Notice provides advice about how the Planning Inspectorate will process any personal information. It is very important that you read and consider these notices carefully because they explain how your personal information will be used and stored.

Examination Process or Useful Links

If you wish to find out in more about how the examination will be carried out, please see the government page on Community Infrastructure Levy Plan Examinations which gives guidance on Community Infrastructure Levy Plan Examinations and the role the Planning Inspectorate plays.

Last Updated on Thursday, May 18, 2023