Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Building Control Service continues to operate for you during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Welcome to B&NES Building Control

We offer a professional, efficient and responsive service for all our customers. The team has an in-depth knowledge of the area, and experience with dealing with all types of work.

The short video gives homeowners some simple advice about building control, and making a Building Regulations application to the council.

Customer testimonials

'My expectations were exceeded, and I am most grateful and impressed'

'We were always treated with patience and understanding '  

'Excellent. Paul Stevens went out of his way to assist and make himself available for consultations.'  

'Absolutely efficient service from start to finish! And so pleasant to deal with.'  

'superb - fast turnaround, polite and professional staff. many private companies could learn from you!'

'You made the whole process straightforward and easy. Thank you!'  

'Excellent Service - and particularly helpful in dealing with a historic query from previous work on the project.'

'I was so impressed by the efficiency and friendliness of the building control department. Calls were answered quickly and often a same day visit arranged.'  

'Steve Atkins was excellent. Very responsive and professional.'

'Both inspectors Julian and Megan were very approachable and helpful. Thanks to all at Banes building control'