If you are not sure if your work requires Building Control permission, please contact our Building Control team and ask for our pre-application advice service.
If you want help with your application or you are short of time, call us on 01732 227376 and we can take your application over the phone.
Apply by post or by email
Step 1 - Identify your type of application
If you're not sure what type of application you need, view our building control applications or call us on 01732 227376 for advice.
Step 2 - Work out what application fee is due
Where the proposed work does not fit in any of the standard fees, or there are multiple elements to the work, please contact us for a building control quote. If the combined floor area of the domestic extension is over 100m2 we may require a builder’s quote for the work.
If you are not sure about which fees are payable please call us on 01732 227376.
Step 3 - Complete your application form
Please download and complete the correct application form.
Step 4 - Submit your application and make payment
Email your completed form with your plans, specification and calculations to email@example.com
Alternatively post your form to: Building Control, Sevenoaks District Council, P.O. Box 561, Argyle Road, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 9QZ
You can pay in several ways:
- Make payment online
- Pay by phone using a debit or credit card by calling us on 01732 227376
- Pay by cheque. Please include your cheque if you are posting your application form to us
If you decide to withdraw your application for whatever reason, there will be a minimum charge of £50 to cover our administration costs.
If you would like help with your application, call us on 01732 227376.
What happens next?
Once we have received your completed application form and payment, we will check the details and if anything is missing we will contact you within two working days.
When the application has been accepted we will send you an acknowledgement letter with the application number and our surveyor's contact details.