Advice for homeowners
Find out if you need building control approval for loft conversions, extensions and electrical works and how to get started on your building project, commonly asked questions and more.
The Government has published ‘Approved Documents’ guides to help you meet building regulations.
Building Regulation guidance
These ensure new buildings, conversions, renovations and extensions are safe, healthy and energy efficient.
Find out more about building regulations
Types of application
View the three three types of building control application.
View a Building Control application record
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