Planning fees and charges

National planning application fees

A guide to the fees for planning applications in England is available in PDF format on the planning portal website.

Enhanced services

Enhanced services
Cost VAT Total
Platinum: Minor applications £300.00 £60.00 £360.00
Platinum: Householder applications £300.00 £60.00 £360.00
Gold: minor applications £200.00 £40.00 £240.00
Gold: Householder applications £200.00 £40.00 £240.00

Certificates of lawfulness

Certificates of lawfulness
Cost VAT Total
Platinum £300.00 £60.00 £360.00
Gold £200.00 £40.00 £240.00

Pre-application advisory service

Please note that the fee includes a site visit by the case officer and meeting where applicable.

Major development

Major development
Cost VAT Total
Initial meeting: Is the proposal likely to be acceptable ?(with site visit and/or meeting) £923.20 £184.80 £1108.00
Follow-up meeting: Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (with site visit and/or meeting) £461.60 £92.40 £554.00

Significant major development

Significant major development
Cost VAT Total
Initial meeting: Is the proposal likely to be acceptable ? (with site visit and/or meeting) £2310.00 £462.00 £2772.00
Follow-up meeting: Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (with site visit/and or meeting) £1155.00 £231.00 £1386.00

Householder

Householder
Cost VAT Total
Is permission needed? Standard Reply referring to relevant legislation £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Formal Opinion (Lawful Development Certificate: existing development) £206.00 £0.00 £206.00
Formal Opinion (Lawful Development Certificate: proposed development) £103.00 £0.00 £103.00
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? £91.52 £18.48 £110.00

Change of use

Change of use
Cost VAT Total
Is permission needed? Standard Reply referring to relevant legislation £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Formal Opinion (Lawful Development Certificate: existing use) £462.00 £0.00 £462.00
Formal Opinion (Lawful Development Certificate: proposed use) £231.00 £0.00 £231.00
Am I likely to get planning permission? £321.48 £69.92 £391.40

Minor developments

Minor developments
Cost VAT Total
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (with meeting) £461.60 £92.40 £554.00
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (without meeting) £230.80 £46.20 £277.00

Commercial developments up to 1000 square metres

Commercial developments up to 1000 square metres
Cost VAT Total
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (with meeting) £461.60 £92.40 £554.00
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (without meeting) £230.80 £46.20 £277.00

Listed buildings/conservation areas

Listed buildings/conservation areas
Cost VAT Total
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (with meeting) £73.92 £14.08 £88.00
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (without meeting) £32.00 £7.04 £44.00

Trees

Trees
Cost VAT Total
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (with meeting) £73.52 £18.48 £92.00
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (without meeting) £36.76 £9.24 £46.00

Agricultural/telecommunication developments

Agricultural/telecommunication developments
Cost VAT Total
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable?(with meeting) £73.52 £18.48 £92.00
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable? (without meeting) £36.76 £9.24 £46.00

Advertisements

Advertisements
Cost VAT Total
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable?(with meeting) £50.40 £12.66 £63.00
Is the proposal likely to be acceptable?(without meeting) £25.20 £6.33 £31.50

Ecology

If you wish to get pre-application advice relating to ecology this must be through the Council's pre-application advice service; additional charges will apply.

If you require pre-application advice from Greater Manchester Ecology Unit, please contact them at gmeu@tameside.gov.uk

Administrative charge for returning invalid applications

Administrative charge for returning invalid applications
Cost VAT Total
Major applications £167.99 £41.99 £209.98
Minor applications £56.36 £14.09 £70.45
Householder £34.18 £8.55 £42.73
Advertisements £34.18 £8.55 £42.73

Viability review fees

Viability review fees
Number of Units Price
1-24 £1,825
25-99 £2,625
100 – 400 £3,675
400+ £4,725