FAQ

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.

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