Apply for planning permission

Pay your planning application fees

Use the online fee calculator on the ePlanning website to help you to work out the fee you need to pay.

You may need to pay an additional fee if we have to advertise your proposal in the local press. We will notify you if this is the case.

How to pay

Give a reference to the application when you pay. This is so we can match up the payment with the correct application. The reference could be:

  • an online application reference number from
  • the site address
  • a planning application reference number (if allocated).

Pay with:

Call 0131 271 3147 to make a payment over the phone.

If you are sending a cheque, (please include the online reference number or Site Address) and send it to:

Education Communities and Economy
Fairfield House
8 Lothian Road
EH22 3AA