Building regulations

The Building Regulations is a set of pre-defined standards ensuring safe building practices and good workmanship. The standards cover structure, fire safety, sound and thermal insulation, ventilation, drainage, flues, Access for the disabled, staircases and glazing.

There are two stages in obtaining Building Regulation Approval:

Stage 1:

The Building Control department will approve the plans submitted to them making sure that they comply with the regulations. Changes will have to be made until they are completely satisfied with the application.

This is known as Full Plans approval and we will obtain this on your behalf.

Stage 2:

The Building Control department will inspect the works at various stages of the construction and issue a Compliance Certificate upon completion.