Building control - how to get building regulations approval
If you're planning building work at home or at work, you need to make sure it complies with minimum standards set by law, which is where Lambeth Building Control can help.
Building regulations exist to ensure the health and safety of people in and around all types of buildings; domestic, commercial and industrial. They also provide for energy conservation, and for access and facilities for disabled people.
For approved documents and other useful information on planning and building, please visit www.planningportal.gov.uk
Our guide on how to get building regulations approval for work at home.
Our guide on how to get building regulations approval for work on commercial properties.
Details of work you don't need building regulations approval for.
Our jargon-buster explains common building control phrases.
Frequently Asked Questions
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