Online Payments

You can pay for the following services online using the Council’s secure payment system. Please follow the instructions below to ensure you make a successful payment:

Planning related Fees

Planning Applications via Wealden District Council

For Planning Applications lodged with the Council enter the Planning Application Number that has been provided to you by the Development Management Service (the application reference is in the format WD/0000/0000) in ‘Your Reference’ and ensure that the ‘Type of Payment’ is Planning Application Fee.

Pre-Application Advice Payments

For payments relating to Pre-application Advice enter the Pre-application Number that has been provided to you by the Development Management Service (the reference is in the format PE/0000/0000) in ‘Your Reference’ and ensure that the ‘Type of Payment’ is Planning Pre Application Fee.

Please note: You need to have a reference number to make a payment. If you do not know what the reference number is, please telephone the Planning Technical team for advice on 01892 602010.

Building Regulation Application Fees

For payments relating to Building Regulation Applications enter the application number (this reference is in the format F/000/0000 or B/000/0000) in ‘Your Reference’ and ensure that the ‘Type of Payment’ is Building Regs Application Fee.

Building Applications via the Building Portal

For Full Plans and Building Notices only, lodged via the Building Portal enter the Building Portal Reference number, which will be in the format BP- followed by 8 numbers (for example: BP-01234567, please note the first number is a zero) in ‘Your Reference’ and ensure that the ‘Type of Payment’ is Building Regs Application by Building Portal.

For Regularisation Certificates only lodged via the Building Portal enter the Building Portal Reference number, which will be in the format BP- followed by 8 numbers (for example: BP-01234567, please note the first number is a zero) in ‘Your Reference’ and ensure that the ‘Type of Payment’ is Building Regularisation Fee by Building Portal.

Building Regularisation Certificates

For payments relating to Building Regulation Regularisation applications enter the certificate number (the reference is in the format R/000/0000) in ‘Your Reference’ and ensure that the ‘Type of Payment’ is Building Regularisation Fee.

Building Control Inspection Fee

Where you have received an invoice for an Inspection Fee, enter the Council’s Invoice Number which is located on the right hand side within the Details section of your Invoice in ‘Your Reference’ and ensure that the ‘Type of Payment’ is Sundry Debtor Invoice. Where you have not received an invoice please ensure the ‘Type of Payment’ is Building Regs Inspection Fee.

Please note: You need to have a reference number to make a payment. If you do not know what the reference number is, please telephone the Building Control Service on 01892 602005.

To pay by BACS you will need the Council’s bank details which are:
Sort Code 30-80-12 Account Number: 10341360, quoting the reference number which has been provided.