Lewes District Council

Popular Tasks

Contact Us

Building Control
Lewes District Council
Southover House
Southover Road
East Sussex

Tel: 01273 484477


Fax: 01273 484452

Find Southover House
on Google Maps

External Links

Building Control

Building Control monitor building works to ensure the current safety requirements and permitted standards are met.

Building Control provide guidance and advice, detailed plan checking and site inspections under the Building Regulations to ensure that anyone designing, constructing or altering a building, follows the guidance set out by the government.

As your local Building Control team, we will ensure your project complies with the Building Regulations by:

We also have a thorough local knowledge of ground conditions, levels of exposure to the elements and methods of build.


PDF: Guide for Householders, Designers and Builders
PDF Part P: Domestic Electrical Safety (0.68mb)

PDF: Technical Note 10, Gold Guide
PDF U-Values of elements (0.27mb)