Fees for our services

LEISURE & RECREATION CHARGES

Use of Facilities at Welland Park 2022/23
Tennis
Court per hour Free

Netball and basketball

Schools rate per court

Free

Others per court

Free

Bowls

Per player per session (inc. woods &overshoes hire)

                                    - morning, afternoon, evening.

£8.11 inc VAT *

 Season Ticket

£86.54 inc VAT *

Bowls Club Fixtures - per rink £28.67 inc VAT
Occasional matches - per rink £28.67 inc VAT

Teams in Market Harborough Bowls League – per match

£28.67 inc VAT

*reduced to half price for children under 16, students, unemployed, senior citizens and registered disabled.

 

Hire of sports pitches 2022/23

Rounders

Rounders league – per season

(To mark out own pitches)

£135.43

 

 Allotments

 2022/23

Rent per plot per year – Senior Citizens

£24.99

Rent per plot per year - Others

£49.97

12 months notice required to alter rent. Half plots will attract a 50% charge.

CEMETERIES & BURIAL GROUNDS

** Interment Monday – Friday 9.00am to 3.30pm                       

2022/23
Body of child not exceeding 18 years no charge for residents of the district (as defined by section 13 of Cemeteries Regulations)
Body of child 12 to 17 years N/A
Body of person exceeding 18 years -Single Depth Grave
- Northampton Rd. £403.00
- Great Bowden £403.00
- Foxton £403.00
- Saddington £403.00
- Great Easton £403.00
 -Blaston £403.00
Body of person exceeding 18 years -Double Depth Grave
- Northampton Rd. £531.00
- Great Bowden £531.00
- Foxton £531.00
- Saddington £531.00
- Great Easton £531.00
 -Blaston £531.00
Body of person exceeding 18 years - In an existing vault £237.00
Outside above hours – additional £141.00
 
Interment of cremated remains £172.00
Outside above hours – additional £109.00
 
Exhumation (subject to necessary approvals) Treble Current Interment fee
 
** Exclusive Right of Burial
Grave 7’ x 3’ issued in rotation £461.00
Grave 7’ x 3’ selected in rotation £517.00
Grave 7’ x 3’ selected in reserve £575.00
Ashes Plot (Garden of Peace) £229.00
Re-assignment of Exclusive Right of Burial £59.00
Under 18 -  Issued in Rotation - no charge for residents of the District (as defined by Section 13 of the Cemetery Regulations) NIL
Under 18 - Selected in Rotation/Selected in Reserve Normal charges apply

Graves within childrens section are 4’ x 2’ 6”

Ashes Plots are only available in rotation but an adjacent plot can be reserved at the time of interment. An adjacent plot purchased in reserve will be charged double fee.

** Monuments
Headstones 25” to 36” £114.00
Headstones 13” to 24” £98.00
Vases up to 12” £92.00
Tablet in Chapel (Mkt. Harborough) £131.00
Memorial in Garden of Remembrance-
12” x 12” x 15” max. £92.00
Additional Inscription £70.00
Named Rose Tree inc. 10 years maintenance £85.00
Replacement monument - 50% of monument fee
** Book of Remembrance
Single entry £51.00
Double entry £83.00
Treble entry £85.00
** Cemetery Chapel
Use of Chapel £85.00
Scattering of Cremated Remains
Adult (over 18) £22.00
Under 18 NIL
Under Turf Adult (over 18) £64.00
Under Turf Under 18 NIL
Searches of Burial Registers
By appointment £15.00
No appointment 31.00
Copies of entries 15.00
Topping Up Fee £21.00
** These categories are doubled for non-residents of the Harborough District.

Electoral registration and administration

Electoral registration and administration 2022/23
Freedom of Information Act and Environmental Information Regulations
Fees for inspection and copying of documents (the first 10 sheets of paper in any one instance will be free of charge)

Inspection

No Charge

Copying per page (A4)

£0.10

Copying per page (A3)

£0.30

Other formats

At cost

Sale of Agendas

Development Control - Annual Subscription

Available free online

Other Groups/Panels - Annual Subscription

Available free online

Per Copy

Available free online

Sale of Minute Books

Annual Subscriptions

Free via website

Single Copies

Free via website

Register of Electors (Statutory Charges)

Full Register of electors & alterations (Paper format)

Standard Fee plus      

£10.00

Per 1000 names or part: £5.00
Full Register of electors & alterations (Data Format) Standard Fee plus    £20.00
Per 1000 names or part £1.50
List of overseas electors (Paper format) Standard Fee plus £10.00
Per 100 names or part: £5.00
List of overseas electors (Data Format) Standard Fee plus £20.00
Per 100 names or part: £1.50
Edited Register of electors (Paper format) Standard Fee plus £10.00
Per 1000 names or part: £5.00
Edited Register of electors (Data Format) Standard Fee plus £20.00
Per 1000 names or part: £1.50
Marked register of electors (Paper format) Standard Fee plus £10.00
Per 100 names or part: £2.00
Marked register of electors (Data Format) Standard Fee plus £20.00
Per 100 names or part: £1.00

Fee for Certificate of Residency (per letter)

No Charge

Land charges

View all local land charges.

MARKETS

Harborough Market 2022/23
Casual Stalls Only:
Tuesday £26.00 inc VAT
Wednesday £21.00 inc VAT
Thursday £13.00 inc VAT
Friday £26.00 inc VAT
Saturday £37.00 inc VAT
Sunday - Regular £31.00 inc VAT
Sunday - Other £36.00 inc VAT

Temporary Markets (Within the Council’s Market Charter Area)

Registered Charity -Standard Fee - up to 15 stalls, per day £10.90
Registered Charity - Over 15 Stalls - per stall, per day £3.30
Registered Charity - Standing charge - per event, per day (Chargeable if in excess of 5 Markets per year, and will be charged for the total number of events) £32.70
Commercial Market - Standard Fee - up to 50 stalls, per day £218.50
Commercial Market - Standard Fee - over 50 stalls, per stall, per day £3.30
Commercial Market - Standing charge - per event, per day (Chargeable if in excess of 5 Markets per year, and will be charged for the total number of events) £32.70
Non-Commercial Market - Standard Fee - up to 50 stalls, per day £27.30
Non-Commercial Market - Over 15 Stalls - per stall, per day £3.30
Non-Commercial Market - Standing charge - per event, per day (Chargeable if in excess of 5 Markets per year, and will be charged for the total number of events) £32.70

 

Lifeline emergency alarm services

 Lifeline emergency alarm service charges  2022/23

Weekly charge for monitoring of service

£5.52 inc VAT

Additional weekly charge for monitoring of fall detector pendants £2.40 inc VAT

Set up fee for Lifeline

£102.00 inc VAT

Additional charge for set up of fall detector pendants £24.00 inc VAT
For Organisations, please contact the Lifeline service with your requirements and a quote will be supplied.

Licences

Licence 2022/23

Animal Welfare Licencing
Animal welfare licences are now being charged under a two tier system.

View fees and charges

Dangerous Wild Animals

£362 + vets fees

Sex Establishments

£985.00

Acupuncture, electrolysis, skin piercing

(includes ear piercing, tattooing and semi permanent make up)

 

Personal Licence £125.00

Premises Licence £125.00

Hairdressing  

 

Premises Licence £125.00

Personal Licence £125.00

House in multiple occupation for 5 Year license

£845.00

Health Certificate

£125.00

Scrap metal dealers – New license

£575.00

Scrap metal dealers – Renewal of license

£390.00

Scrap metal dealers – Variation to license

£315.00

Immigration Housing Inspections

£180.00

Food Hygiene Rating System - re-inspection fee

£170.00

Taxis

Hackney Carriages & Private Hire Vehicles

With effect from 1 April 2015 Taxi proprietors will pay for their own Council MOT's

2022/23

Vehicle Licence (Valid for one year)

£255.00

Hackney carriage/ private hire driver New application (3 year licence)

£420.00

Hackney carriage/ private hire driver New application (DBS by 3rd party) (3 year licence)

£365.00

Hackney carriage/ private hire driver Renewal (3 year licence)

£320.00

Hackney carriage/ private hire driver Renewal (DBS by 3rd party) (3 year licence) £265.00

Operators licence (5 year licence) - New

£650.00

Operators licence (5 year licence) - Renewal

£625.00

Deposit on licence plate / Disc

£15.00

Replacement badge fee

£15.00

Replacement licence / Cert of Compliance

£30.00

Transfer of vehicle licence

£35.00

Resit Knowledge test - per paper £22.00
All Hackney Carriage & Private Hire vehicle licences are subject to consultation.  

Fixed Penalty Notices: (externally set)

Fixed penalty notice 2022/23

Dog fouling

£100

Flytipping

£400

Flytipping if paid within 14 days

£300

 

Street trading

Street Trading (Consent streets) 2022/23

Commercial

Annual charge

£750

Daily charge

£84

Charities & Fund Raising

Daily charge

No charge

 

Other charges

Service 2022/23
Mobile Homes fit and proper person checks  £135.00
Housing Enforcement Notice charge

Case by case calculation based on hourly rate of £51.00 to a max of £350.00

charge to be determined for each request

Request for factual statement

Charge to be determined for each request, based on hourly rate of £57.00 (inc VAT) + £40.00 admin charge

Return of Seized Dog

Daily kennel Fee £18.00 and prescribed fee of £26, and vets fee if incurred

Pest Control All fees are charged and collected by the contractor in line with the contractor.

Private Water Supplies

Fees will be charged in accordance with Schedule 5 of the Private Water Supply Regs. 2009

Pollution Prevention and Control permits Fees will be charged in accordance with national set levels
Offence Legislation 2022/23
Abandoning a vehicle S2A(1) Refuse Disposal Amenity Act 1978 £200.00
Litter S88(1) Environmental Protection Act 1990 £150.00
Community Protection Notice/Public Spaces Protection Order FPN            S48 Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014 £100.00
Non compliance of Community Protection Notice S48 Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014 £100.00
Early payment for Community Protection Notice/Public Spaces Protection Order                       S48 Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014 £80.00
Unauthorised Distribution of Literature Sch 3A Paragraph 7 (2) Environmental Protection Act 1990 £150.00
Fly posting or Graffiti S43 Anti-Social Behaviour Act 2003 £150.00
Fail to produce Authority (Waste Transfer Notes) S34A Environmental Protection Act 1990 £300.00
Fail to furnish documentation (waste carriers licence) S5B Control of Pollution (Amendment) Act 1989 £300.00
Waste receptacles and putting waste out S47ZA Environmental Protection Act 1990 £60.00
Breach of public spaces protection order S67 Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014 £100.00
Unauthorised waste disposal S33 (1)(a) Environmental Protection Act 1990 £400.00
If paid within 14 days £300.00
Littering from vehicles Littering From Vehicles outside London(Keepers: Civil Penalties) Regulations 2018 £150.00

Bins and waste

Domestic & Bulky Refuse 2022/23
Collection from domestic premises of bulky refuse £37.16

Replacement of standard bin (if lost/damaged on collection day or through wear and tear.)

No charge

Cost for delivery 140 litre bin (blue lidded, black or green)

£39.61

Cost for delivery 180 litre black bin

£51.52

Cost for delivery 240 litre (blue lidded, black or green)

£49.26

Cost for delivery 360 litre bin £104.09

Service charge for emptying additional bin

N/A

Removal of a bin from a property

£30.79

Charges set to cover contractor charges
Charges set to cover contractor charges Free
Garden Waste - Annual Collection Charge each 240 litre bin £55.00

LEGAL FEES     

2022/23
Section 106 legal costs £1,593.00
Section 106 (Deed of Variation) £796.00
Property Transactions (includes Leases and Licences) Cost recovery

 

STREET NAMING & NUMBERING 2022/23
Naming/numbering of 1 property £42.00
Naming /numbering of 2 to 5 properties (per property) £42.00
Naming/numbering of more than 5 properties £210 + £26 for each additional property
Naming of new street £160.00
Naming/Numbering buildings of multiple occupation £42.00 + £26 each unit/flat within
Rename single existing property £42.00
Renumber development £53.00 + £17 per plot
Renaming of street £265.00 + compensation
Confirmation of address details £26.00

ENGINEERING SERVICES

Abandoned cars

Abandoned cars 2022/23

Fees will be charged  in accordance with The Removal, Storage and Disposal of Vehicles (Prescribed Sums and Charges) Regulations 2008, or where amended.

Removal of vehicle at owners request

£54 inc VAT

Drains

Private Drain Clearance Cost of Contractor recharged in full

Drainage investigations:

Admin based services

£78.80 inc VAT

Technical services

£107.70 inc VAT

Site visit services

£135.50 inc VAT

Private drain CCTV investigation and report

Apply for price

EVENTS & PROMOTIONS

Service 2022/23
Local Farmers, European & Other Markets in the Square, Market Harborough

Please apply for price

Welland Park Hire – funfair etc

Please apply for price

Planning

PLANNING MISC. CHARGES 2022/23

The majority of published reports/documents are available on the Council's website, to download and print. In most cases the Council can provide a hard copy of the published document. However this will be subject to a standard copying charge as below. (Examples of available documents include: Conservation Area Statements and Maps; Harborough District Local Plan (by policy chapter); Individual Supplementary Planning Guidance; Notes; Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessments; Landscape Character and Land Capacity Assessments; and Annual Monitoring Reports). Planning Advice (applicable from April 2011)

Meetings or written advice

Strategic Proposal (50+ dwellings)

£6,294.00 (inc. VAT)

10,000+ sq m (commercial)

£6,294.00 (inc. VAT)

Major Proposal (10-49 dwellings)

£2,832.30 (inc. VAT)

1,000 – 10,000 sq m (commercial)

£2,832.30 (inc. VAT)

Minor Proposal (1 – 3 dwellings)

£314.70 (inc. VAT)

Minor Proposal (4-6 dwellings) £818.22 (inc. VAT)
Minor Proposal (7-9 dwellings) £1,258.80 (inc. VAT)

300 – 1,000 sq m (commercial)

£1,258.80 (inc. VAT)

Householder: Extensions, outbuildings etc

£82.80 (inc. VAT)

Additional and follow up advice £75.00 (inc VAT)
Team Leader advice required £51.00 (inc VAT)
Information search to meet professional requests £51.00 (inc VAT)
Planning application check request £51.00 (inc VAT)

Application to divert a footpath or bridleway

Fee for application (includes cost of advertising)

£2,121.00

Publications

Local Plans Proposals Map Free on website
Lutterworth / Mkt. Harborough Map Free on website
Broughton Astley Map Free on website
Kibworth & Smeeton Westerby Map Free on website
Inset Maps Free on website
List of Planning Applications
Per month Free on website
Per year Free on website

Publications

Statement of Accounts & Annual Report (inc postage)

Free on website

Copying

Cost + Admin

 
Building Regulations

The Building (amendment of prescribed fees) Regulations, are available from the Building Control Section.

 
Court Costs
Council Tax - Summons £44.50
Council Tax - Justice £0.50
Council Tax - Liability Order £17.50
   
Business Rates - Summons £47.50
Business Rates - Justice £0.50
Business Rates - Liability Order £28.50

Gambling Premises 

Premises Type                                      2022/23
Existing Casinos        Application £5,100.00
  Annual Fee £3,060.00
  Variation Fee £2,040.00
  Transfer of Licence £1,377.00
  Re-instatement Fee £1,377.00
New Small Casinos Application £8,000.00
  Annual Fee £5,000.00
  Variation Fee £4,000.00
  Transfer of Licence £1,800.00
  Re-instatement Fee £1,800.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £3,000.00
  Provisional Statement Application £8,000.00
New Large Casinos Application £10,000.00
  Annual Fee £10,000.00
  Variation Fee £5,000.00
  Transfer of Licence £2,150.00
  Re-instatement Fee £2,150.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £5,000.00
  Provisional Statement Application £10,000.00  
Regional Casinos Application £15,000.00
  Annual Fee £15,000.00
  Variation Fee £7,500.00
  Transfer of Licence £6,500.00
  Re-instatement Fee £6,500.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £8,000.00
  Provisional Statement Application £15,000.00
Bingo Clubs Application £3,500.00
  Annual Fee £800.00
  Variation Fee £1,750.00
  Transfer of Licence £1,200.00
  Re-instatement Fee £1,200.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £1,200.00
  Provisional Statement Application £3,500.00
Tracks Application £2,500.00
  Annual Fee £800.00
  Variation Fee £1,250.00
  Transfer of Licence £950.00
  Re-instatement Fee £950.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £950.00
  Provisional Statement Application 2,500.00
Entertainment Centres (FEC) Application £2,000.00
  Annual Fee £650.00
  Variation Fee £1,000.00
  Transfer of Licence £950.00
  Re-instatement Fee £950.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £950.00
  Provisional Statement Application £2,000.00
Adult Gaming Centres Application £2,000.00
  Annual Fee £800.00
  Variation Fee £1,000.00
  Transfer of Licence £1,200.00
  Re-instatement Fee £1,200.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £1,200.00
  Provisional Statement Application £2,000.00
Betting Premises Application £3,000.00
  Annual Fee £500.00
  Variation Fee £1,500.00
  Transfer of Licence £1,200.00
  Re-instatement Fee £1,200.00
  Licence Application (Provisional Statement holders) £1,200.00
  Provisional Statement Application £3,000.00
  Change of Circumstances £51.00
  Copy of Licence £25.00
Prescribed Fees    
FEC Permits Application £300.00
  Renewal Fee £300.00
  Change of Name £25.00
  Copy of Permit £15.00
Prize Gaming Permits Application £301.00
  Renewal Fee £301.00
  Change of Name £25.00
  Copy of Permit £15.00

Alcohol Licensed premises - 2 or less machines

Application Fee £50.00
Alcohol Licensed premises - more than 2 machines Application Fee £150.00
  Annual Fee £50.00
  Change of Name £25.00
  Copy of Permit £15.00
  Variation Fee £100.00
  Transfer £25.00
Club Gaming Permit Application Fee £200.00
  Annual Fee £50.00
  Renewal Fee £200.00
  Transitional Application Fee £100.00
  Copy of Permit £15.00
  Variation Fee £100.00
Club Gaming Machine Permit Application Fee £200.00
  Annual Fee £50.00
  Renewal Fee £200.00
  Transitional Application Fee £100.00
  Copy of Permit £15.00
  Variation Fee £100.00
Small Lotteries Registration Application Fee £40.00
  Renewal Fee £20.00
  Copy of Permit £15.00
Temporary Use Notice   £425.00