Planning application fees

You'll need to pay the appropriate fees with your application. You can see the current scale of fees here.

The Planning Portal has an online fee calculator that you can use to work out the cost of your application, before you submit it.  

How to pay

You can submit your plans and pay online through the Planning Portal website. Please make sure you submit the correct information as the fee you're charged will be based on what you've uploaded.

For paper applications you can pay by credit or debit card by calling 01226 772593 or 01226 772595.

Fees to discharge planning conditions

There is a fee to discharge planning conditions as follows:

  • £97 to discharge conditions from general planning applications
  • £28 to discharge conditions from householder planning applications

You can apply to discharge more than one planning application at the same time and incur one fee only.

See the guidance notes for discharging planning conditions and use the application to discharge planning conditions form.