Section 106 (S106) of the Planning Act 1990 allows a local planning authority (LPA) to enter into a legally binding agreement or planning obligation with a landowner as part of the granting of the building permit. The commitment is called the agreement section 106. S.106 agreements or planning obligations are private agreements that have been negotiated between us, the Cumbria County Council and those interested in the land or land. Some Section 106 agreements require you to obtain a certificate on the need for affordable housing on site before occupying a property or when a property is sold. You should send our lawyer a certificate application form for local and affordable housing needs (PDF opens in a new window) or a certificate application form for affordable local housing needs (Word opens in a new window). The content of the S106 agreement is agreed by the consultation period of the planning request with the parties involved and the planner. The S106 legal agreement can be established by the Council`s lawyers and the applicants must pay the vat-free legal fees. You can use sample chords as templates. They show the kind of restrictions that can be placed on affordable real estate. The exact wording depends on the location of the property and the participation of a housing company. There are many differences between section 106 agreements with respect to local interconnection criteria. As a general rule, most will indicate that you must have lived at least three years immediately prior to your application or have a permanent job (more than 16 hours per week) or a fixed job offer in one of the parishes mentioned in section 106 for the property (place). Contact us for more information on local connection criteria.
The planning manager and Supervisor S106 is responsible for concluding all agreements before the planned work begins. If you are to sign an agreement under Section 106, you must be fully aware of the future impact of concluding this agreement. We advise you to consult your lawyer in your particular case. Standard models of unilateral agreements and businesses are available to support this process, as well as the obligation to pay for the legal services of West Lindsey District Council and Lincolnshire County Council in the preparation of Section 106. The agreement templates and documents relating to the unilateral obligation are attached in the download section. These legal agreements restrict affordable housing. They are drafted in accordance with the provisions of section 106 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990. Section 106 (S106) Agreements are legal agreements between local authorities and developers; These are linked to planning authorities and can also be characterized as planning obligations.