How long is the Process?

Time frames may vary depending on the type of application you have submitted.

Full Plans applications in which plan checking will be involved are generally a longer process compared to other types of applications, as any architects’ drawings and structural calculations will need to be checked prior to a decision being made (amendments may also be requested by the plan checker throughout this process). The decision deadline date will be a maximum of 2 months after you have paid the plan check fee.

Building Notices and Regularisations are automatically approved once the fee has been paid – we aim to contact you within 2 working days with a fee quote once you submit your Building Notice application.

Do you recommend a builder?      

No– we are unable to recommend local builders, although we would advise you to use a competent person, when undertaking any work.

Do I need Building Control for a conservatory?

If the conservatory comprises of 50% or more of glass, then you will not need building control.

Can I pay online?

Yes - you can follow the link below to make payment: (Insert link)

Can I Contact Building Control online?                                                                      

Yes - you can contact building control online by following the link below.

Contact the council form

Can I book an inspection online?

Yes - you can book an inspection online by following the link below. We are unable to take same day bookings.

(Insert link)


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