Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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Planning application fees


Planning Application Fees depend upon the nature and type of planning application. Some are free of charge. Details of charges can be found in the document below.

View the Guide to Planning Application Fees as of 17 January 2018.

You can pay for your application online as part of the online application process, if you submit you planning application online and you have chosen the 'pay later' or 'cheque' option, your application will not be registered until we receive the full fee.

You can pay by cheque which should be made payable to Stockton Borough Council and reference to the application number or address and sent to:

Economic Growth and Development Services, Municipal Buildings, Church Road, TS18 1LD

Alternatively you can make a payment over the phone by contacting the Planning Administration Team on 01642 526070 or 01642 526067.

If you wish to make a cash payment in person then you can do so in the Customer Service Centre based in Stockton Central Library.