About building control
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Our Building Control team will help and advise you to ensure your building projects meet building regulations, safely & cost effectively.
Whether you are a large developer undertaking a large-scale project or a homeowner making changes to your property, we support you every step of the way.
- we are the main provider of building control support in South Lakeland
- our team of surveyors are fully qualified and have excellent local knowledge
- we are local, readily available and can offer same day advice
- we are a trusted, independent, not for profit service. We are publicly accountable
- we offer a pre-application advice service helping your project to run smoothly from the start, avoiding costly mistakes
- we can liaise with other council departments/professionals easily and quickly
- need permission for your project? Find out on interactive house
- general building regulations information and approved documents can be found on the government's Planning Portal or Cumbria Building Control
- LABC (Local Authority Building Control) has information about partnership arrangements, LABC Building Excellence Awards and other useful guides
- Eden District Council technical guidance notes