Building Regulations

Building Control
Building Control monitor building works to ensure the current safety requirements and permitted standards are met.
Building Regulations and Approved Documents
Building Regulations are made under powers provided in the Building Act 1984 and apply in England and Wales.
Building Control Application Forms
Information and guidance notes on Building Control application forms.
Building Control Charges
A guide to Building Control charges and a useful fee calculator to help you work out the fees payable.
Works Covered by Building Control and Work Exempt from Building Regulations
Details of the types of building work that is covered by the Building Regulations and work that is exempt.
The Application Process
How to submit a Building Control application.
Building Control Inspections
How to book site inspections with a Building Control Surveyor.
Drains and Sewers
Locating and building over drains and sewers.
Previous Building Work on Your Property
How to find previous applications submitted on your property, look at old plans and obtain copies of approvals and completion certificates.