Public Access maintenance work

We are currently carrying out maintenance work on our Public Access sites. This means you may experience issues when viewing documents such as planning applications.

Building Control services and fees

Below is a list of charges and fees for Building Control services, including Building Control history checks, how to request a site inspection, and building regulation application charges.

Request a Building Control site inspection

COVID-19: Changes to site inspection procedures

Following government guidance, we've introduced new measures to keep customers, surveyors and staff safe during site inspections. Read more about our new site inspection procedures.

Contact your local area to request a site inspection:

Apply for building regulations approval

You can apply to build or make changes to your property by:

In both cases, you can apply:

Aylesbury Vale: 01296 585460

Chiltern and South Bucks: 01895 837296

Wycombe: 01494 421403

You can read more about making a building regulations application.

Building regulation application charges

See below for our different building regulation application charges. Standard charges will apply for domestic work, and the charges stated below are VAT inclusive.

Contact your local Building Control team if you require any further information on services and charges.

Building Control history check

Searching the property history and providing a maximum of 6 documents electronically (if we hold the information): £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

Searching for old drawings linked to Building Control applications: £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.