General Data
Name of instrument Building Land Development Fee
Country SI
Spatial level local
Type Economic instruments
Subtype Consumptive fees
Description The Building Land Development Fee is a fee to partly cover costs connected with equipping building land with local infrastructure. By paying, an owner or an investor who is liable for this fee receives access to local infrastructure. Liable are those who access public infrastructure for the first time or who by rebuilding increase connection power of already existing edifices. This fee does not include construction costs for infrastructure connection from public infrastructure to particular edifice.
General objectives Enabling municipalities to fund maintainance and upgrading of public infrastructure.
General objectives keywords municipal infrastructure costs; municipal budgets; internalisation of external costs;
Responsible Local authority/Municipal council
Stakeholder Involved Local authority/Municipal council;
Reference This fee is based on: Spatial Planning Act, Construction Act,
General assessment of strength and weakness strength:

weakness:
- it differs much from municipality to municipality
Metadata
Date of entry 2007/05/07
Implementation
Legal status mandatory
Extension all municipalities
Comment
Type of monitoring none
Characteristics
Preconditions for implementation Each municipality has to adopt a respective decree.
General comment
Assessment
Relevance
Status weak direct relevance
Ranking 3
Remark as the fee does only partly cover the costs for equiping building land with local infrastructure its direct relevance is weak
Acceptance
Status
Ranking 5
Remark
Implementation
Status
Ranking 5
Remark
Feasibility
Status Legislation, political will
Ranking 4
Remark
Effectiveness
Status
Ranking 0
Remark Difficult to assess.