Planning application fees

How much do I need to pay?

Fees are set nationally and you can find out how much you need to pay on the Planning Portal's fee calculator. If you are still unsure about how much you need to pay, then please email planning@dacorum.gov.uk.

How can I pay for my application?

Online

You can pay for your application online when you apply through the Planning Portal. Alternatively, you can use our online payment system, provided you have one of the following:

  • Site address
  • Application number
  • Planning Portal number

Pay online

Credit/debit card

We also accept MasterCard, Visa, Debit, Switch, Solo or Electron cards, either in person or over the phone (01442 228000 and ask for 'payments').

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