The Local Authority Building Control (LABC) has issued a number of technical guidance notes covering a range of topics. 

You can also find video clips to help you through your home improvement project and to understand when and why you need Building Control on the LABC YouTube Channel.

Other guidance

Competent persons scheme

Many jobs in the home need to be approved by our Building Control service unless they are carried out by an installer who is registered with a competent person scheme.

Please refer to the Competent Persons Scheme Guidance for more information.