Scale and Use of Developer Contributions Within the LCR

Wendy Hill made this Freedom of Information request to Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

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Dear Liverpool City Region Combined Authority,

In relation to Developer contributions and 106 regimes could you please advise for the last financial year that information is available (all authorities within the region)

how much developers pay through the above regime? and
how much of that money do councils spend?

monies received for example in relation to (not an exhaustive list, others may be possible)

highways, open space, affordable housing, education, administration, community centres, environment, contribution per new build dwelling

Yours faithfully,

Wendy Hill

FOI CA, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Dear Ms Hill

Thank you for your email to the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority. Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 / Environmental Information Regulations 2004 and will be answered within twenty working days.

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Yours sincerely,

Julie Watling

Legal, Democratic Services & Procurement Manager | Merseytravel | Mann Island, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN
Office: 0151 330 1703 | [mobile number] | Email: [email address]

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FOI CA, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Dear Ms. Hill


Thank you for your request made under the Freedom of Information Act.

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority’s devolved powers do not include planning matters, so we unfortunately do not hold any recorded information in relation to your enquiry.

If you have not already done so, I would recommend redirecting your request to our constituent councils using the details below:
• Halton (
• Knowsley (
• Liverpool (
• Sefton (
• St Helens (
• Wirral (

I am sorry that we could not be of any further assistance on this occasion.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the right to ask for an internal review, which should be addressed to:
Jill Coule
Chief Legal Officer / Monitoring Officer
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
[email address]

If you are not content with the result of your internal review, you also have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner, whose address is
The Information Commissioner’s Office,
Wycliffe House,
Water Lane,
Cheshire SK9 5AF

Andy Henderson

Senior Information Management Officer | Merseytravel | Mann Island, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN
Office: 0151 330 1679 | Email: [Liverpool City Region Combined Authority request email]

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