Building Requirements & Regulations

Building Control exists to ensure buildings are safe to use, energy efficient and accessible. Local authority building control services are available throughout the South West to help house holders and builders ensure they are meeting the requirements of the Building Regulations. 

Basic services include the approval of plans and site inspections by qualified surveyors. For all building control matters in the South West, get in touch with your local authority building control, who will be happy to answer your queries. For full contact details please use the image below to select your local authority.

Building Control Area Map

Map Key

Map Number Building Control Phone Number
1 Cornwall Building Control West: 01209 614420 East: 01208 265658
2 Plymouth Building Control 01752 304343
3 Devon Building Control 01626 215793
4 Torbay Building Control 01803 208095
5 Exeter Building Control 01392 265167
6 East Devon Building Control 01395 265167
7 North Devon Building Control 01271 388282
7a Mid Devon Building Control 01884 234345
8 Torridge Building Control 01237 428700
9 North Somerset Building Control 01275 884550
10 South Somerset Building Control 01935 462462