Home Environment and planning Planning Developer contributions New development can create impacts on infrastructure and services. Where this occurs, the County Council seeks to ensure that developers make necessary provision for appropriate infrastructure and services. These are known as developer contributions, or planning obligations. Developer contributions or planning obligations are secured through legal deeds called S106 agreements. Planning obligations contribute towards sustainable communities by enabling development to take place and mitigate the impacts of development to help make it acceptable in planning terms.Over the next 5-10 years Leicestershire faces major growth. To meet the challenges and opportunities this presents, the County Council has revised its developer contributions policy to ensure it enables the necessary and proper provision of infrastructure and services which will be needed to support the areas of growth and its local communities. Leicestershire Planning Obligations PolicyLeicestershire County Council has revised its developer contributions policy – the Leicestershire Planning Obligations Policy was adopted by the County Council on 3 December 2014 and it replaces The Statement of Requirements for Developer Contributions in Leicestershire'. Leicestershire Planning Obligations Policy PDF, 754kbOpens new window Help us improve this page Hide content Was this page helpful? Yes It was helpful, but Please select a reasonthere's a broken link it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other No Please select a reasonit didn't answer my question it's not detailed enough it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other Details Email address We’ll only use this to ask for more detail if we need to.