This note covers the essential characteristics of a planning obligation. A planning obligation may either be contained in an agreement between a local authority and a developer under section 106 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (section 106 agreement), or set out in the form of an undertaking made by the developer alone (unilateral undertaking).
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