Making your Building Regulations application

If you are ready to make your Building Regulations Application to us this page will explain how to do so by giving you information on the different types of forms and services which we offer as well as information on our fees. 

This is what you will need to do:

1 Decide on the type of application you need to submit

This may be a full plans, building notice or regularisation. Refer to the Building Control application submission guide to decide which is best for you.

2. Print out the relevant forms and fill in the details.

Full Plans Application
This can be used for any type of work, where you require your drawings to be checked and approved by us. 

More Information on Full Plans Applications

Building Notice Application
This form can be used for simple domestic works. 

More Information on Building Notice Applications

Connection to a Sewer Form
This building notice has been tailored for use on sewer connections.
More Information on Sewer Connections

Regularisation Form
This can only be used for works that have been undertaken without building regulation approval.
More Information on Regularisation Applications

Demolition Form
This form is to be used where a building, or part of a building is to be demolished.
More Information on Demolitions

3. Determine what fee is applicable by referring to our fee table.

Table A covers the building of new dwellings, Table B refers to extensions and alterations to existing dwellings and Table C deals with non-domestic works.

Building Control Charges effective from 1st April 2020

4. Send us the information

Post back forms, together with the required fee and any applicable drawings to:
Tendring District Council, Building Control, Council Offices, Thorpe Road, Weeley, Essex CO16 9AJ

5. What happens next?

Assuming you have completed the forms correctly and provided the right fee, we will contact you or your agent with either a request for amendments to the drawings etc, or send you our decision notice.

Last updated on: 31/03/2020 - 15:53