About building control

Check property history, drawings or applications

Check for building control history

We can search the history of a property and provide a maximum of 6 documents electronically (if we hold the information) at a cost of £25.

Contact your local area to request a Building Control history check:

Unfortunately, we cannot confirm that we hold the document. If no document is found, the fee is not refundable.

Check for old drawings

We can search for old drawings linked to building control applications at a cost of £25.

There will be an additional fee to print out copies and send them to you.

Contact your local area to request a search for old drawings:

If no drawings or calculations are found, the fee is not refundable.

Find a building regulations application

You can look up details on applications that have been submitted to us by visiting the Public Access website for your region: