Planning Application Fees
Scale of fees as of 22 November 2012
The latest planning application fees came into effect on 22
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Calculation of fees for site area and floorspace
- Wherever a fee is based on site area, the site area is defined
as the area to which the application relates, i.e. the land that is
being developed including any which changes its use as part of the
This will normally be shown edged red on the plan
accompanying the application.
- Wherever a fee is based on floorspace, the floorspace is taken
to be the gross amount (all storeys) to be created by the
development shown in the application.
For fee purposes this measurement is an external measurement, and
includes the thickness of the internal and external walls.
Floorspace does not include other areas inside a building which are
not readily usable by humans or animals, for example lift shafts,
tanks, loft spaces