Planning application fees
How much does a planning application cost?
Most planning applications require a fee in order to be processed.
You can check the cost of your application on the Planning Portal's fee calculator. The calculator tool will ask you a few questions to help you find out the correct fee.
You can also check the fees for planning applications in England (PDF 202KB) guide which includes information on fee exemptions.
How to pay
You can pay securely online through the Planning Portal when you submit your application. This is the fastest way to submit and pay for your application.
You can pay securely using our automated phone service using a debit or credit card on 020 8708 4708. You will be presented with a list of payment options - please press 9 for planning.
You can pay for your planning application, prior approval householder fast-track, pre-application enquiry, and enforcement appeal through this automated service.
Please allow at least 5 working days for us to register your application before making payment. You will need your unique Redbridge application reference to make payment.
When making payment you will need to input your reference number without any letters or special characters. For example:
- Paying for planning application 0100/19 - you would need to type 010019 into our automated payment service
- Paying for pre-application enquiry P0100/19 - you would need to type 010019 into our automated payment service
- Paying for enforcement appeal E0100/19 - you would need to type 010019 into our automated payment service
If you do not know your reference number or have any other issue using this new automated service please complete a contact us form.