Voting in the general election

If you can't make polling day, you still have until 5pm on 26 June to apply for a proxy vote. If you will be voting in person, remember to bring your ID. No ID? Apply for a Voter Authority Certificate by 5pm on 26 June.

Fees for building works to non domestic properties

The fees apply to properties not more than 3 storeys in height.

The fees listed here are standard charges, if these do not apply to your works, contact us.

There are reductions available for multiple works. Where the proposed works consist of more than one of the above elements then the appropriate charge is calculated by paying the full amount for the most expensive element and only 50% for the other applicable elements.

The fees below came into effect from 1 April 2024.

Extensions and new build

Table
Extensions and new build
Code Description Full plans plan charge (inc VAT) Full plans inspection charge (inc VAT) Full plans total (inc VAT) Regularisation (exl VAT)
ND01 Single storey building with a floor area not exceeding 40m2 289.01 385.34 674.35 863.02
ND02 Single storey building with a floor area exceeding 40m2 but not exceeding 100m2 337.17 433.51 770.68 973.40
ND03 Building with some part 2 or 3 storeys in height and a total floor area not exceeding 40m2 361.27 481.68 842.95 1,063.72
ND04 Building with some part 2 or 3 storeys in height and a total floor area exceeding 40m2 but not exceeding 100m2 385.34 529.85 915.19 1,154.03

Alterations

Table
Alterations
Code Description Full plans plan charge (inc VAT) Full plans inspection charge (inc VAT) Full plans total (inc VAT) Regularisation (exl VAT)
ND05 Cost of work not exceeding £5,000 216.76 144.51 361.27 451.58
ND05 Replacement of windows, rooflights, roof windows or external glazed doors (not exceeding 20 units) 216.76 96.34 313.10 381.34
ND05 Renewable energy systems not exceeding £20,000 240.85 96.34 337.19 401.40
ND05 Installation of new shop front not exceeding £5,000 240.85 96.34 337.19 401.40
ND06 Cost of work exceeding £5,000 and not exceeding £25,000 264.93 289.01 553.94 702.46
ND06 Replacement of windows, rooflights, roof windows or external glazed doors (exceeding 20 units) 240.85 192.68 433.53 561.97
ND06 Installation of a raised storage platform not exceeding 250m2 within an existing building 337.17 192.68 529.85 622.17
ND07 Cost of works exceeding £25,000 and not exceeding £100,000 385.34 578.02 963.36 1,224.28
ND07 Fit out of building up to 100m2 409.43 240.85 650.28 752.63

Contact information

Office
Building Control
Harlow Council
Civic Centre
The Water Gardens
College Square
Harlow CM20 1WG