Planning services and documents charges

These charges and fees for documents and services are in addition to any planning application fees.

Payment methods

You can pay by:

  • cheque
  • credit and debit card (Visa, MasterCard, Switch, Solo, JCB or Visa Electron)

Fees for planning services and documents

Planning itemPriceNotes/charge refects
Pre-application advice Various See Pre-application planning advice
Planning history check £50 including VAT  2 hours research and preparation
Do I need planning permission? advice £60 including VAT  
Colour photocopying All sizes £0.10 Any plans copied must be stamped by receptionist with Copyright restriction for no further copying
Black and white photocopying All sizes £0.10 Any plans copied must be stamped by receptionist with Copyright restriction for no further copying
Microfiche copy (enhanced service) £12.50 (for each case, inclusive of decision notice) Only available as an email attachment
Decision notice or other statutory notice including appeal decision £8.50  20 minutes research and preparation
Copy of 106 agreement £8.50  20 minutes research and preparation
Copy of Tree Preservation Order £8.50  20 minutes research and preparation
Planning Committee agenda Free Only available online/by email

Fees for building control documents

Building control itemsPriceNote/charge reflects
Copy of approval or rejection £12.50 to £25.00 Price relates to legal document - 30 or 60 minutes research and preparation for the production of legal certificate
Copy of completion certificate £12.50 to £25.00 Price relates to legal document - 30 or 60 minutes research and preparation for the production of legal certificate

Fees for local plan documents

Local plan items Price Note/charge reflects
The New Local Plan (submission version - March 2018)  £68.00 Includes postage at cost: price on application. (Note: document is unaltered from the October 2017 Publication version, and features the same cover page).
The Wycombe District Local Plan (as amended, including the Adopted Core Strategy,
Delivery and Site Allocations Plan, and policies maps)
 £77.25 Includes maps, postage at cost: price on application. Local Plan - £12.50, Core Strategy - £11.00, DSA - £19.50, maps - £16.50, postage - £13.75, office time in handling / processing request - £4.00 x 10 minutes
Delivery and Site Allocations Plan  £26.00 Includes postage at cost: price on application. Cost of document - £19.50, postage – £2.50, officer time £4.00 x 10 minutes
Development Plan - Maps  £22.00 Includes postage at cost: price on application. Cost of plans - £16.50 per set, postage - £1.50, officer time in handling / processing request - £4.00 x 10 minutes

Note: We cannot photocopy Ordnance Survey extracts due to copyright protection.

Contact information

Web form: Planning team

Email: planning@wycombe.gov.uk

  • Telephone: 01494 412 246