Take control

Find your local authority building control team using the search box below

It's your decision

You can choose which designer, builder and building control provider you use. The building regulations process needs your decision.

The building regulations involve you so you should choose the people you trust.

First things first

Everything you need to know when planning or starting a building project.

Introducing our new homeowners' website, Front Door!

With so much information available on how to improve and create a beautiful home, practical guidance about technical requirements and what approvals you need is harder to find. The information on the Front Door website will help you keep your home improvement project on track.

We're here to help

Your local authority building control team will be happy to provide advice and guidance for your building project.

Tell me about the building regulations

A short guide to the building regulations for homeowners (on LABC's Front Door website).

Homeowners' FAQs

Here's a list of frequently asked questions about building control from other homeowners like you.