What building regulations are and your responsibilities on a building project.
Building notices are quick and are for smaller, internal changes to your home. Full Plans applications are for more complicated building work. Find out which you'll need.
Where to apply, what you need to include, and the process after we've received your application.
Check how much your application will cost, and when and how to pay.
How to get copies of documents or request a history search of a property, and how much it costs.
What you need to consider when starting building projects.
Get in touch with general questions, tell us your work is starting, or contact your surveyor about your application.
What you can expect from the Building Control team and how we can help you with your building work.
You must apply for building regulations approval before you start work on replacing or removing a fire escape.
Guidance and advice before you apply for building regulations.
Our policy which sets out what individuals, businesses and others can expect from our Building Control Surveyors.