FOI request (FOIR-156954481)
Introduction of charging for planning enquiries
Requested Thu 14 November 2019
Responded Mon 13 January 2020
In September 2016 Hastings Borough Council made a decision to charge for planning enquiries and planning related matters.Please could you tell me how much revenue the council has received to date from this new scheme.
Please accept my apologies for the delay in responding.
Whilst the decision was made to charge the fees in September 2016, there is no breakdown for the income for 2016/17, We did not start recording the information separate from general income until April 2017.
2017/18 - £22,086.84
2018/19 - £39,072.00
2019/20 - £22,322.94 (to 3/12/2019)
Total = £83,481.78
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