London Borough of Barnet

Online forms: Request for pre-application planning advice

This form can be used for formalised written pre-application planning advice which is available on all development proposals and certain planning and development briefs.

The categories of pre-application planning advice available are outlined below (all prices include VAT).  Please refer to the guidance notes which can be found here for further information.

Category A + (Complex - 150+ residential units or 4000m2+ of commercial floor space)

Initial meeting

£9,000.00

Category A (Complex - 100+ residential units or 4000m2+ of commercial floor space)

Initial meeting

£7,000.00

Category B (Complex - 25+ residential units or 2000m2+ of commercial floor space)

Initial meeting

£5,000.00

Category C (Major - 10-24 residential units or 1000m2-2000m2 commercial floor space)

Initial meeting

£2,500.00

Category D + (Minor - 5-9 residential units, 100m2-999m2 commercial floor space or creation of one residential unit where there are complex heritage issues)

Initial meeting

£1,500.00

Category D (Minor - 2-4 residential units, 100m2-999m2 commercial floor space or creation of one residential unit where there are complex heritage issues)

Written Advice

£800.00

Category E (Creation of one residential unit: creation of one additional residential house or flat; The replacement of an existing residential unit; The conversion of 1 property into 2 residential units (Please note, where there are complex heritage listed building or conservation issues, a replacement or additional dwelling may still fall within category D)

Written Advice

£250.00

Category F (Small scale development: Small extensions/ alterations (including advertisements) to commercial or similar premises below the threshold of category D; Small changes of use to such premises below the threshold of category D; Other small scale developments below the threshold of category D

Written Advice

£210.00

Category G (Householder development: Extensions or alterations to a single residential unit)

Written Advice

£115.00