Planning Permission: Fees and Charges

(asked on 22nd July 2021) - View Source

Question to the Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities:

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, when his Department plans to introduce the proposed £5,000 planning fee for conversions under class MA of permitted development.


Answered by
Christopher Pincher Portrait
Christopher Pincher
Minister of State (Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities)
This question was answered on 6th September 2021

We have introduced a fee of £100 per dwellinghouse in respect of this right. We have not included a £5,000 cap on fees as originally proposed.

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Recent Documents related to Planning Permission: Fees and Charges

1. Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
27/05/2021 - Secondary Legislation

Found: under section 303(8)(a) of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, for approval by resolution of each House

2. The Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
27/05/2021 - Draft Secondary Legislation

Found: under section 303(8)(a) of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, for approval by resolution of each House

3. Explanatory memorandum to the Town and Country Planning (Permitted Development and Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020
19/07/2021 - Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
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Found: 1EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM TO THE TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (PERMITTED DEVELOPMEN T AND MISCELLANEOUS AMENDMENTS)

4. Planning: change of use
09/05/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: BRIEFING PAPER Number 01301, 9 May 2019 Planning: change of use By Gabrielle Garton Grimwood and

5. 'District' planning matters return (PS1 and PS2)
24/01/2020 - Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
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Found: Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government DELTA: User Guide Planning Application and

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Recent Speeches related to Planning Permission: Fees and Charges

1. Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development etc.) (England) (Amendment) Order 2021
08/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: praying that the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development etc.) (England) (Amendment) Order - Speech Link
2: Kirklees Council and as a vice-president of the Local Government Association.I thank the Minister for - Speech Link

2. Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
29/06/2021 - Grand Committee

1: Grand Committee do consider the Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests - Speech Link
2: made, these regulations will introduce fees for new permitted development rights that are currently, or - Speech Link

3. Draft Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests and Site Visits) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2021
28/06/2021 - General Committees

1: Committee has considered the draft Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications, Requests - Speech Link

4. Town and Country Planning
30/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: move,That the Town and Country Planning (Permitted Development and Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) - Speech Link
2: praying that the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) - Speech Link
3: praying that the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) - Speech Link

5. Town and Country Planning (Permitted Development and Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020
10/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: takes note of the Town and Country Planning (Permitted Development and Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) - Speech Link
2: policy matters that make significant changes in planning law, as outlined in the report from the Secondary - Speech Link

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