The building control schedule of fees and charges can be found below.

All charges have been in effect from November 4, 2019 with VAT charged at 20% where applicable.

Schedule 1

Ancillary charges in connection with Building Regulations applications

Item/Service

Net (£)

VAT (£)

Total (£)

Providing duplicate copy of Decision Notice / Completion. Certificate / Regularisation Certificate.

50

10

60

Providing copies of correspondence (other than the category immediately above relating to Building Regulations applications up to 10 No. A4 sides (over 10 sides, charged at 30p per side).

25 5 30

Researching site histories or providing “search type” information from the Building Control records (cost is charged pro-rata) – Domestic or commercial properties.

50 10 60

Administrative fee for processing refund or part refund of fees for cancelled Building Regulations applications (excludes electronic transactions).

50 10 60

Issuing Completion Certificate in connection with an archived or dormant Building Regulations application where a single site inspection is required.  (When a Completion Certificate has not already been issued).

50 10 60

Additional site inspection in connection with “Issuing Completion Certificate” category listed immediately above, per inspection.

50 10 60

Providing written confirmation of exemption from the provisions of the Building Regulations.

50 10 60

Administrative processing cost for refunding part of Building Regulations fee where fees have been paid but part of the work has not been carried out, or has been cancelled.

50 10 60

Providing pre-submission consultancy advice per hour (first hour free). Fee is refunded on submission of application for scheme discussed.

50 10 60

Administrative processing cost for the full withdrawal or cancellation of a submitted Building Regulations application that has already been registered and allocated a reference number on the database register.

50 10 60

Schedule 2

Extended Services

SAP assessment and Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) for a new dwelling or a new dwelling created by a change of use, up to a maximum of 3 dwellings:

Item / Service

Net (£)

VAT (£)

Total (£)

A single storey dwelling up to 150m2

210

42

252

A two storey dwelling up to 150m2

235

47

282

A three storey dwelling up to 150m2

265

53

318

Charges for applications involving more than three dwellings or dwellings more than 150m2 in floor area will be individually quoted.

An additional charge will be applied of £50-00 plus VAT per dwelling to lodge the SAP calculation with the registration body.

RdSAP assessment and energy performance certificate (EPC) for an existing dwelling:

Item / Service

Net (£)

VAT (£)

Total (£)

A single storey dwelling up to 150m2

100

20

120

A two storey dwelling up to 150m2

115

23

138

A three storey dwelling up to 150m2

130

26

156

Please note: Charges for applications involving more than one dwelling or dwellings more than 150m2 in floor area will be individually quoted.

Schedule 3

Street Naming and Numbering (SNN) Charges

Schedule of Street Naming and Numbering Charges for Existing Addresses

Item / Service

Net (£)

VAT (£)

Total (£)

Individual House re-name or re-number including notification

100

0

100

Development site re-numbering due to change in plot numbers, or plot positions including notification, per plot requiring renumbering plus £15-00 per plot

 50

50 

Rename of Street where requested by residents including notification.

ID

0

ID

Schedule of Street Naming and Numbering Charges for New Streets and Properties

Item / Service

Net (£)

VAT (£)

Total (£)

Consultation for the naming of a new street plus £30 per street

 220

220 

Notification Number/name of new properties (up to 5 properties) plus £45 per plot

 100

100 

Notification Number/name of new properties (6 to 25 properties) plus £35 per plot

 150

150 

Notification Number/name of new properties (26 to 100 properties) plus £25 per plot

 400

400 

Notification Number/name of new properties (101 to 200 properties) plus £20 per plot

 750

750 

Notification Number/name of new properties (201+ properties) plus £15 per plot

 1750

1750 

Please note: Where the applicant uses Charnwood Borough Council Building Control Service for the development for which the Street Naming and Numbering (SNN) service is being applied for, 5 0 % o f the cost of the SNN application for the development will be deducted from the cost of the Building Control Application. (This will only apply to the initial application for SNN not to any subsequent amendments).

Schedule 4

Building Regulation Charges Domestic Alterations

Description Basis for charge Plan Charge (£) Inspection Charge (£) VAT (£) Total Charge (incl VAT) (£) Building notice charge (£) VAT (£) Total charge (£)

Regularisation Charge (including 20% surcharge)

Window replacement
(non- compliant
persons scheme) up
to 10 windows. Includes door more than 50% glazed.

Fixed price
grouped by
number of windows (in one installation)

75 100 35 210 125 25 150 210

Window replacement
(non- competent
persons scheme) up
to 11 to 20 windows. Includes door more than 50% glazed.

Fixed price
grouped by
number of windows (in one installation)

75 150 45 270 175 35 210 270

Installation of a solid fuel heating appliance by a non-accredited and registered installer.

Fixed price 75 50 25 150 125 25 150 150

Stand alone electrical work not being carried out in conjunction with any other category of work for which a Building Regulation application has been submitted to the Local Authority where the work is not or has not been carried out by a ‘competent person’.

Variable price To be individually determined To be individually determined To be individually determined To be individually determined To be individually determined To be individually determined To be individually determined To be individually determined

Installation of single steel, timber or concrete beam to form or new or enlarge structural opening.

Fixed price 75 100 35 210 125 25 150 210

Replacement roof covering to existing roof structure including where applicable increased roof insulation.

Fixed price 75 100 35 210 125 25 150 210

Up grading roof insulation only.

Fixed price 75 100 35 210 125 25 150 210

Please note: If the work(s) proposed do not appear in the tables above the Building Control fee will be individually determined based on the extent and nature of the proposed works. Individually determined fees are quoted based on the information provided and reasonably anticipated time required to register, check and inspect the work sufficiently to ensure its compliance with the Building Regulations in force at the time the works are approved and carried out.

For any enquiries regarding our fees and charges please contact us on 01509 634757.

Last updated: Tue 22nd March, 2022 @ 14:01