Search Legislation

The Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications, Deemed Applications and Site Visits) (Wales) Regulations 2015

What Version

 Help about what version

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

PART 2Scale of Fees in Respect of Applications Made or Deemed to be Made

Category of developmentFee payable
I Operations
1 The erection of dwellinghouses (other than development within category 6 below)

(a) Where the application is for outline planning permission and—

(i) the site area does not exceed 2.5 hectares, £380 for each 0.1 hectare of the site area,

(ii) the site area exceeds 2.5 hectares, £9,500 and an additional £100 for each 0.1 hectare in excess of 2.5 hectares, subject to a maximum in total of £143,750;

(b) in other cases—

(i) where the number of dwellinghouses to be created by the development is 50 or fewer, £380 for each dwellinghouse,

(ii) where the number of dwellinghouses to be created by the development exceeds 50, £19,000 and an additional £100 for each dwellinghouse in excess of 50 dwellinghouses, subject to a maximum in total of £287,500.

2 The erection of buildings (other than buildings in categories 1, 3, 4, 5 or 7).

(a) Where the application is for outline planning permission and—

(i) the site area does not exceed 2.5 hectares, £380 for each 0.1 hectare of the site area,

(ii) the site area exceeds 2.5 hectares, £9,500 and an additional £100 for each 0.1 hectare in excess of 2.5 hectares, subject to a maximum in total of £143,750;

(b) in other cases—

(i) where no floor space is to be created by the development or where the area of gross floor space to be created by the development does not exceed 40 square metres, £190,

(ii) where the area of the gross floor space to be created by the development exceeds 40 square metres but does not exceed 75 square metres, £380,

(iii) where the area of the gross floor space to be created by the development exceeds 75 square metres, £380 for each 75 square metres (or part thereof), subject to a maximum in total of £287,500.

3 The erection, on land used for the purposes of agriculture, of buildings to be used for agricultural purposes (other than buildings in category 4).

(a) Where the application is for outline planning permission and—

(i) the site area does not exceed 2.5 hectares, £380 for each 0.1 hectare of the site area,

(ii) the site area exceeds 2.5 hectares, £9,500 and an additional £100 for each 0.1 hectare in excess of 2.5 hectares, subject to a maximum in total of £143,750;

(b) in other cases—

(i) where no floor space is to be created by the development or where the area of gross floor space to be created by the development does not exceed 465 square metres, £70,

(ii) where the area of gross floor space to be created by the development exceeds 465 square metres but does not exceed 540 square metres, £380,

(iii) where the area of gross floor space to be created by the development exceeds 540 square metres, £380 and an additional £380 for each 75 square metres (or part thereof) in excess of 540 square metres, subject to a maximum in total of £287,500.

4 The erection of glasshouses on land used for the purposes of agriculture.(a) Where the gross floor space to be created by the development does not exceed 465 square metres, £70;
(b) where the gross floor space to be created by the development exceeds 465 square metres, £2,150.
5 The erection, alteration or replacement of plant or machinery.(a) Where the site area does not exceed 5 hectares, £385 for each 0.1 hectare of the site area;
(b) where the site area exceeds 5 hectares, £19,000 and an additional £100 for each 0.1 hectare in excess of 5 hectares, subject to a maximum in total of £287,500.
6 The enlargement, improvement or other alteration of existing dwellinghouses(a) Where the application relates to one dwellinghouse, £190;
(b) where the application relates to 2 or more dwellinghouses, £380.

7

(a) the carrying out of operations (including the erection of a building) within the curtilage of an existing dwellinghouse, for purposes ancillary to the enjoyment of the dwellinghouse as such, or the erection or construction of gates, fences, walls or other means of enclosure along a boundary of the curtilage of an existing dwellinghouse; or

(b) the construction of car parks, service roads and other means of access on land used for the purposes of a single undertaking, where the development is required for a purpose incidental to the existing use of the land.

£190 in each case
8 The carrying out of any operations connected with exploratory drilling for oil or natural gas(a) Where the site area does not exceed 7.5 hectares, £380 for each 0.1 hectares of the site area;
(b) where the site area exceeds 7.5 hectares, £28,500 and an additional £100 for each 0.1 hectare in excess of 7.5 hectares, subject to a maximum in total of £287,500.
9 The carrying out of any operations not coming within any of the above categories.

(a) In the case of operations for the winning and working of minerals—

(i) where the site area does not exceed 15 hectares, £190 for each 0.1 hectare of the site area,

(ii) where the site area exceeds 15 hectares, £28,500 and an additional £100 for each 0.1 hectare in excess of 15 hectares, subject to a maximum in total of £74,800;

(b) in any other case, £190 for each 0.1 hectare of the site area, subject to a maximum of £287,500.
II Uses of land
10 The change of use of a building to use as one or more separate dwellinghouses

(a) Where the change of use is from a previous use as a single dwellinghouse to use as two or more single dwellinghouses—

(i) where the change of use is to use as 50 or fewer dwellinghouses, £380 for each additional dwellinghouse,

(ii) where the change of use is to use as more than 50 dwellinghouses, £19,000 and an additional £100 for each dwellinghouse in excess of 50 dwellinghouses, subject to a maximum in total of £287,500;

(b) in all other cases—

(i) where the change of use is to use as 50 or fewer dwellinghouses, £380 for each dwellinghouse,

(ii) where the change of use is to use as more than 50 dwellinghouses, £19,000 and an additional £100 for each dwellinghouse in excess of 50 dwellinghouses, subject to a maximum in total of £287,500.

11 The use of land for the disposal of refuse or waste materials or for the deposit of material remaining after minerals have been extracted from land, or for the storage of minerals in the open.(a) Where the site area does not exceed 15 hectares, £190 for each 0.1 hectare of the site area;
(b) where the site area exceeds 15 hectares, £28,500 and an additional £100 for each 0.1 hectare in excess of 15 hectares, subject to a maximum in total of £74,800.
12 The making of a material change in the use of a building or land (other than a material change of use coming within any of the above categories).£380.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. The revised version is currently only available in English.

Original (As Enacted or Made) - English:The original English language version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Original (As Enacted or Made) - Welsh:The original Welsh language version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources