The primary function of the Building Control service is to protect people’s health and safety in the built environment. This involves, among other things, enforcing:
In so doing, we aim to enforce in an equitable, practical and consistent manner.
The Council is of the opinion that the Building Regulation function can only be effectively performed on the under-mentioned basis, allowing operation to be exercised by the Building Control staff using their professional skill and judgement and subject to workload and staff availability.
Updated: 19 May 2017