Changes to Department of the Environment Fees

Wednesday 20 December 11:58

The Minister for the Environment has agreed fee increases for the department’s services for 2018.

Some department fees and charges won’t change, with others increasing by up to 2.5%, below the 3.1% annual percentage change in the Retail Price Index (RPI) in September 2017. 
 
The increases are in line with States guidance and will allow the Department of the Environment to achieve cost recovery of some services and meet Medium Term Financial Plan 2016 to 2019 commitments. 

The changes will come into force on January 1, 2018.

Department of the Environment – Summary of changes:  

  • Endangered Species – Approximately 2.5% increase  
  • Environmental Health – No change 
  • Mapping - Approximately 2.5% increase  
  • Met Office – No change  

Planning and Building Fees 

  • Most Planning and Building application fees will increase by approximately 2.5% from 1 Jan 2018.   Planning and Building Appeal Fees – increased by 2.5%  Legal Search Fee - No change   High Hedges applications – increased by approximately 2.5% 
  • Plant Health Laboratory – No change 
  • Plant Health Field Inspections – Approximately 2.5% increase  

 

  • Sea Fisheries - Approximately 2.5% increase  
  • Veterinary Services - Approximately 2.5% increase  
  • Water Resources - No change  
  • Waste Management - Approximately 2.5% increase 

States of Jersey Press Release.

Events

  • Brightly Charity Beach Yoga Event Asking for Minimum Donation of £5

    › read more
  • Bailiwick Express Business Academy CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS IS FRIDAY 31st AUGUST 2018.

    › read more
  • Ibex Education - Excel Introduction

    › read more
  • Ibex Education - Excel at Intermediate Level

    › read more
  • Ibex Education - Excel at Advanced Level

    › read more
  • Marbral Advisory - Blockchain for lawyers Early Bird: €75.00 - Standard: €115.00

    › read more
  • Marbral Advisory - Blockchain Basics Early Bird: €75.00 - Standard: €115.00

    › read more
  • Jersey Chamber of Commerce 250th Gala Event Details coming soon

    › read more
  • GTA Guernsey - IoD Accelerated Company Direction Programme Course Cost: £5,750.00 | Course Length: 5 days (generally 08:30-19:00)12-16 November 2018 |

    › read more
  • Jersey Business - Enterprise Week 2018 FREE EVENT

    › read more

Chamber Knowledgebase

Our frequently asked questions

Contact Magazine

Click here to view the latest digital issue of the Channel Islands Business Magazine.

Jersey Airport / Harbours

The latest arrivals and departures, select a link above

Charity of Choice 2018

Click here to learn more about the vital work of the Jersey Employment Trust and how you can help.

The Benefits of Membership

Networking opportunities, including our popular luncheons
Topical seminar programme
Support and guidance on doing business in Jersey


And become one of over 500 member businesses supporting Chamber in its aim of ensuring that local business is at the heart of a thriving and diverse local economy.

Call 01534 724536
› About Chamber


Copyright © Jersey Chamber 2012 - The Jersey Chamber of Commerce welcomes your comments and views. However, the posting of comments is subject to our terms which can be read here. Comments posted by users of this site are not the Chamber's comments nor do they represent the views of the Jersey Chamber of Commerce.

↑ Back to top