PLANNING FEE RISE
Posted on 16 January 2018

On the 17th of January the Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (SI 2017/1314) will come into force in England. This regulation has brought a rise of 20% on local authority planning fees. For example the fee for a residential dwelling has increased from £385 to £462. On top of the percentage increase, there has also been a review on the costs of some applications.