Building regulations apply to most new buildings and many alterations of existing buildings, whether domestic, commercial or industrial. Many building projects may also require planning permission, which is separate to building regulations
They cover such areas as structure, fire safety, toxic substances, ventilation, waste disposal, combustion.
Before starting any building work, discuss your proposals with the District Councils Building Control department.
For more information on building regulations, please visit our Building Control pages.
Last updated: Thu 18 June, 2015 @ 10:03