Fees effective from 1 April 2021

All fees are payable in advance and apply to gross property numbers.

Pre-application advice Fee for a written response Number of meetings/site visits included in fee (maximum offered at Case Officer discretion)

Additional meeting on site or at NDC officers, as agreed by Case Officer

(or equivalent written response)

Householder Development

Extensions, conservatories, sheds, outbuildings, garages, car ports, driveways, fences, walls, gates, alteration or new access, swimming pools, porches, satellite dishes, solar panels, windows and doors, external wall insulation (all works must be within the boundary or curtilage of the existing house)
£70 None £80

Non-Residential Development

Proposals with less than 200 square metres floor space
£140 None £80

Small-scale Minor Development

RESIDENTIAL - one or two dwellings - replacement, change of use (including holiday homes), conversion or erection of

NON-RESIDENTIAL – between 200 square meters and 499 square metres gross external floor space

CHANGE OF USE - building or land - less than 499 square metres in gross external floor space

£220 One - up to 30 minutes £100

Minor Development

RESIDENTIAL - between three and nine dwellings - replacement, change of use (including holiday homes), conversion or erection of

NON-RESIDENTIAL - between 500 square metres and 999 square metres gross external floor space

CHANGE OF USE - building or land - between 500 square metres and 999 square metres gross external floor space

£500 One - up to 1 hour £250

Major Development

RESIDENTIAL - between 10 and 149 dwellings - replacement, change of use (including holiday homes), conversion or erection of

A development site area less than 10 acres (four hectares)

 

NON-RESIDENTIAL - between 1,000 square metres and 9,999 square metres gross external floor space

A development site area between 1,000 square metres and 10 acres (between one and four hectares)

 

£900 Two £450

Large-scale Major

RESIDENTIAL - more than 150 dwellings - replacement, change of use (including holiday homes), conversion or erection of

A development site area larger than 10 acres (four hectares)

NON-RESIDENTIAL - more than 10,000 square metres gross external floor space

A development site area more than 10 acres (four hectares)

Any development requiring an Environmental Impact Assessment

£1,500 Three £700

100% Affordable Housing Scheme

All pre-application fees apply; if a full application is made within 12 months of our advice, we will credit 50% of any pre-app fee paid toward the cost of the application

See relevant category See relevant category See relevant category

Registered Charities and Town and Parish Council proposals

50% of all pre-application fees apply for advice on development of land the organisation owns, or has plans to acquire

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Facilities for disabled people

Where 100% of the development is to advantage disabled people

No fee See relevant category No fee
Lawful Development Certificate advice £70 None £80
Wind turbines - Height to tip less than 75 metres £750 Three £350
Wind turbines - Height to tip more than 75 metres £1,100 Three £500
Ground-mounted solar (PV) panels - Less than 25 acres (10 hectares) £750 Three £350
Ground-mounted solar (PV) panels - More than 25 acres (10 hectares) £1,100 Three £500

Advertisements

Signs or advertisements displayed on buildings or land, such as posters, notices, placards, banners, fascia or projecting signs, flag or balloon advertising, pole and canopy signs, advance and directional signs

£220 One - up to 30 minutes £100

Listed Buildings and Trees - Householders

Repair or maintenance of a listed building enquiries or arboricultural advice sought - one instance only, otherwise other fees and charges will apply

Free None £50

Listed Buildings and Trees - Businesses

Repair or maintenance of a listed building enquiries or arboricultural advice sought - one instance only, otherwise other fees and charges will apply

£75 None £75
Other fees and charges Fee for a written response

Number of meetings included in fee

(maximum offered at Case Officer discretion)

Fee for additional meetings

(meeting offered at Case Officer discretion)

Following our Refusal of Planning Permission

Within 12 months of our Refusal Decision Notice. For subsequent discussions or meetings, see relevant category of development type.

None None  See relevant category
Agricultural land use enquiry including Agricultural Occupancy Conditions £50 Not applicable Not applicable
Permitted Development Rights and Use Class enquiries £50 Not applicable Not applicable

Enforcement advice – No further action

Where there is breach, this charge is for written confirmation we will not take any enforcement action, following our investigations – service only available within 12 months of our closing the case file

£70 None  Not applicable

Enforcement advice – Request to withdraw an enforcement notice

Response to applications for us to withdraw an enforcement notice and remove the land charges record (inclusive of one site visit - to check compliance) 

£120 One £70

Enforcement advice – Confirmation of compliance

Written confirmation to a solicitor or landowner that we are satisfied an enforcement notice or listed building consent has been complied with (inclusive of one site visit - to check compliance)

£120 One £70

Section 106 Agreement – Confirmation of compliance

Written confirmation a S106 term has been complied with (inclusive of one site visit - to check compliance)

£120 One £70

Full planning history search of one address / land parcel

Complete check of records back to 1947 - no additional documents provided

£25 Not applicable Not applicable

Full planning history search of one address / land parcel

Complete check of records back to 1947 - with copies of decision notices provided

 

£50 Not applicable Not applicable

Copy of decision notice for one quoted planning reference

£10 Not applicable Not applicable

Copies of documents for one quoted planning reference

Documents provided will be limited to: application form and associated submitted documents, Decision Notice and any associated appeal decision

£25 Not applicable Not applicable