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Planning Application Fees

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You will have to pay a fee to apply for planning permission (unless you are entitled to an exemption or concession). The fees are payable when you submit your application to us. Please note Your application will NOT be processed until we have received the correct fee.

Planning application fees are set nationally see below

Planning application fees 2015

You can find out how much your planning application will cost by using the Planning Portal Fee Calculator

How to pay - by debit or credit card

You can pay by debit or credit card over the phone by calling 0121 464 3669.

How to pay - online

We accept online payments by credit or debit card. These can be made as part of an online submission using the Planning Portal website. More information is available in our How do I Apply? section.

How to pay - by cheque or postal order

Cheques and postal orders should be made payable to 'Birmingham City Council'. If you wish to pay by cash, you can do so in person at our Reception. Please do not send cash through the post. Our address is

Planning & Regeneration
PO Box 28
B1 1TU

To avoid delay in processing your application we recommend you use online or telephone payments rather than cheques, or to send cheques by first class post as we will not process your application without a fee.

Last Updated : 10th November 2015