Planning application fees

Fees must be paid when you submit your application in order to avoid processing delays.

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List of fees

Fees must be paid in advance to avoid delays in processing your application.

Methods of payment

Online You can pay application fees online through either planning portal or iApply.

You can also pay online following submission of an application (for example by an agent on your behalf). You must have an appropriate reference number.


Please take care to enter your reference in one of the below formats to ensure your application is not delayed:



Lloyds Bank, PO Box 787, City Office, Bailey Drive, Gillingham Business Park, Kent, ME8 0LS

Sort Code: 30-00-02
Account: 00350082

When you pay, use the following reference codes followed by your 8-digit application number:

Planning applications fees: WCPL004/xxxxxxxxx
Pre-application fees: WCPL006/xxxxxxxx
PPA: WCPL005/xxxxxxxx

​Once you have paid, please send details including amount paid, date paid, narrative/ref to so we can validate your application. 

Telephone payments We only accept telephone payments for:
  • planning application fees
  • pre-application fees
  • planning records

To pay by telephone for an existing application please call 020 7641 6500 with your reference number.

Last updated: 17 January 2018
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