Hourly rates are set to take into account the nature and complexity of the project. Typically the hourly rate is £70. Charges are usually calculated on the basis of a fixed fee however, if the client prefers, they can pay an hourly rate.
As a guide, to visit a site (15 mile radius), research and assess any relevant planning history and policy and the provision of a written briefing note usually takes between 3 to 4 hours.
Time spent travelling to and from destinations in connection with the project is charged at the full hourly rate.
To engage the services of KG Planning Ltd the agreed fee is split into two parts 50% is payable on commencement and the remainder on submission of the work to the relevant authority. Occasionally on larger, more long term projects, the fee will be split 30% on commencement, 30% on submission and the remainder on completion.
Planning application fees must be paid directly to the Local Planning Authority by the client.
The total fee covers the work up to the decision by the relevant body. It does not cover the discharge of any conditions or any appeal should the application not be successful.
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