Payment of CIL
CIL must be paid within 60 days of the commencement of development. Where a CIL liability is over £50,000 the liable party may pay in accordance with our Instalments Policy.
Making CIL Payments
Paying by card
You can pay online at the following page, hosted by Brighton and Hove City Council on our behalf:
Please ensure you enter the site address and either the CIL reference number, or the application reference in the relevant fields.
Alternatively, call 01730 814810 and ask for the planning technical support team who can take card payments.
Payment by BACS transfer
Account name – South Downs National Park Authority
Sort code 30-80-12
Please ensure that the payment reference details either the CIL reference number, or the application reference or the 1st line of the site address.
Payment by cheque
Cheques should be made payable to South Downs National Park Authority and sent to:
South Downs Centre
Please ensure you write the site address and either the CIL reference number, or the application reference on the back of the cheque.
It is your responsibility to ensure that your payment is referenced correctly. Failure to pay on time or to properly reference your payment may result in penalties and surcharges if your payment cannot be identified.