The building regulation charges
Please see the guidance notes below for the building regulation charges for any future project.
Fees Guidance Note 1 - New build housing168.17KB
Fees Guidance Note 2 - Domestic extensions and alterations176.35KB
Fees Guidance Note 3 - Non-domestic new build, extensions and alterations174.14KB
Building Control charges have changed
With effect from 1 October 2017 there is a new schedule of charges in operation.
Details of the new scheme are detailed in the Fees Guidance Notes above.
For more information please contact:
Town Hall and Civic Offices
Tyne and Wear
Phone: 0191 424 7436
Which charge will I pay?
- For a full plans application, you will pay the application charge
- For a building notice application, you will pay the building notice charge
- Where works have already began, you will pay the regularisation charge
A cheque to cover the relevant charge should be submitted with each application. This should be made payable to South Tyneside Council.
Other charges apply for additional services and documentation, such as extra copies of decision notices and completion certificates.
|Area of work|
|Decision notice/copy completion certificates||£6.00 including VAT|
|General photocopying||11p per sheet (up to £5 maximum)|
Copy plans black and white
|Personal land searches/property enquiries||£66.00 including VAT per hour for structured search for information|
Safety at sports grounds
|Renewal of safety certificate||£237|
|Scaffold and hoarding licences||£60|