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Our online Council Tax service will be closed to all customers from Thursday 29 February 2024 whilst we complete our annual billing process. The service will available again from Monday 4 March, our apologies for any inconvenience.

Habitats Mitigation

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5. Paying the Habitats Mitigation contribution

Only developments that are not liable for Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) or are exempt from paying CIL will be required to pay a Habitats Mitigation contribution.

S111 Undertaking

When submitting your application you will also need to provide the following documents:

  • One original completed and signed s111 Undertaking to pay the mitigation
  • A copy of the site location plan that accompanies the planning application
  • An invoice will be issued for the contribution rate and payment can be made via BACs or alternative methods as shown on the statement

What if my application is not approved?

If your application is not approved you can apply for the Habitats Mitigation fee to be refunded. The refund will not be made until the time for appeal has expired or an appeal has been dismissed.