You must check if you need approval before you construct or change buildings in certain ways.
You don't need to get approval yourself if you use a competent person scheme .
Types of application
There are 3 types of application:
Building Regulation Charges for dwellings on sites with 1 and 2 plots, along with those for regularisation applications, are to be increased from 1/1/2017. The Building Regulation Scheme of Charges has been amended accordingly and can be inspected at the Building Control Offices at:
Guidance on all Building Regulation charges, including the amended ones, can be found below.
How to apply online
Go to the Submit-a-Plan website
You can submit all 3 types of applications, as well as replacement doors and windows applications.
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After you've applied
You will be able to login and track the progress of your application.
We will contact you for payment once we have checked your application.
Other ways to apply
You can also print out the forms, fill them in and send to us.