Half of councils say planning department budgets are not rising in line with fee increase revenue

Almost half of the local authority planning departments who responded to a recent Planning survey reported that the additional revenue from the application fee increase authorised by the government 12 months ago did not translate into a commensurate rise in their budgets.

by Adam Branson and Richard Garlick
Income: but planning chiefs say income boost is not in line with fee increase
Income: but planning chiefs say income boost is not in line with fee increase

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