Environmental protection fees and charges

Please read our information on how we are supporting residents and businesses, as well as information on affected services.


On this page you will find fees and charges relating to Environmental Protection. Effective from 1st April 2020.

VAT included at standard rate except:

* - VAT exempt

** - Outside the scope of VAT

Environmental Protection Fee (20-21)
Private Water Supplies: provision of information report. £126 (up to 1.5 hours work)
Public Health Funerals. *£5,740 + undertaker fees at cost
Exhumations. *£2056
Return of ashes (collection from Council offices Dolcoath Avenue only). *£176
Green burial application. *£210 (up to 3 hours work)
Provision of Information (excluding contaminated land) £84 per hour or part thereof
Contaminated land - provision of information report. £126 (up to 1.5 hours work)
Issue of Factual Statement £336 (up to 4 hours work)
Private water supplies –sampling. *£111 + laboratory costs
Private water supplies – risk assessments. £327 (£288 if pre assessment returned within 14 days)

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