Building Control Pre Application Advice

Building Control Pre-application advice for domestic work only

Telephone calls and queries to the duty officer for small projects will remain free of charge. However, charges will be payable in situations where advice is sought through site inspections or meetings. Any amount paid in these situations will be offset against the application charge when an application is formally submitted. The chargeable rate is £70 per hour per building control surveyor.

To apply for Building Control Pre Application advice please follow the link below,

NOTE - Once the application has ben processed we will be able to attend site to offer the advice.

(Please note that the chargeable rate may be different for obtaining advice from planning officers on planning matters.)

Pre-application advice for projects that do not involve domestic work

Please contact the Building Control Team on 01789 260626 or email for advice on projects that do not involve domestic work. We will be able to provide a bespoke pre-application service for these types of projects and can quote a fee once we have had an initial discussion.

Contact: The Building Control team

Last updated on 14/08/2023