Information on building control related matters
The Planning PortalThis Government web site provides a wide range of Building Regulation information, and advice on how to apply for various types of common building work. It also provides links to the Building Regulations and the Approved Documents.
The largest building control provider in the country. LABC is a leading member of the Building Control Alliance.
Through LABC Consult we can provide Fire Risk Assessments, SBEM calculations, air tests, acoustic testing etc as a whole package if required
A LABC partner providing warranty cover for new homes
Where you are building near or over a sewer you need to consult Severn Trent. Many private drains will be classed as sewers and will be under Severn Trent's control from 1st October so requirements on site may change.
Competent Persons Scheme For certain works a registered contractor can self certify that work complies with the regulations. A list of current schemes is available on the Communities website.
Submit-a-Plan Building Regulation applications can be made electroniclly through this website
Anyone fitting or working on a gas appliance must be on the Gas Safe Register
Health and safety on construction sites