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Environmental permitting charges

The fees listed below reflect the Local Authority Pollution Prevention and Control (LAPPC) 2017 to 2018 charges.

Application fee

Type of process Fee
 Standard Process (includes solvent emission activities) £1,650
 Additional fee for operating without a permit £1,188
 Service Station PVR I / Dry Cleaner £155
 Service Station PVR I & II combined £257
 Vehicle refinishers & other reduced fee activities £362
Reduced fee activities: additional fee for operating without a permit  £71
Standard Mobile Crushing & Screening Plant (not using simplified permits):
For first and second applications
£1,650
For the third to seventh applications £985
For the eighth and subsequent applications  £498

Where the above is for a combined Part B and waste site, add £310.

Annual Subsistence fee

 Type of process Fee
Standard Process Low £772 (*+£104)
Standard Process Medium £1,161 (*+£156)
Standard Process High £1,747 (*£207) 
Service Station PVR I/Dry Cleaner
Low/Medium/High 
£79/£158/£237 
Service Station PVR I & II combined Low/Medium/High  £113/£226/£341 
Vehicle refinishers & other reduced fee activities
Low/Medium/High 
£228/£365/£548 
Standard Mobile Crushing and Screening Plant (not using simplified permits):
For the first and second permit
Low/Medium/High 

£626/£1,034/£1,551

For the third to seventh permits £385/£617/£924
For the eighth and subsequent permits £198/£316/£473
Late payment fee £52

* To be added where the above is for a combined Part B and waste site.
Where a part B is subject to E-PRTR Regulations reporting, add £104 to above.

 Transfer and Surrender fee

 Type of process  Fee
Standard Process Transfer  £169 
Standard Process Partial Transfer £497 
New operator at low risk reduced fee activity (extra one-off subsistence charge) £78 
Surrender  No fee 
Reduced Fee Process Transfer  No fee 
Reduced Fee Process Partial Transfer  £47 
Temporary transfer of mobile plant permit:
For the first transfer;
For repeat transfers following enforcement or warning

£53

£53

Substantial Change

Type of process  Fee
Standard Process  £1,050 
Standard Process where the substantial change results in a new PPC activity  £1,650 
Reduced fee activities

£102 

NB. Subsistence charges can be paid in four equal instalments paid on 1 April, 1 July, 1 October and 1 January. Where paid quarterly the total amount payable to the local authority will be increased by £38.