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About Building Control

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The Building Control system exists to ensure buildings are designed and constructed to the minimum required standards of health, safety, welfare, convenience and thermal comfort.
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The Building Regulations and the associated approved documents set out minimum standards for construction and provide guidance in order to comply with these standards.

We ensure these standards are met by approving plans, specifications and calculations together with inspection of the construction work on site. The Building Control section can also provide information, guidance and advice on a range of construction issues.

Please note that you may also need to apply for Planning Permission for any development / change of use you may be undertaking. Further information is available from Planning Services.

Contact us

Submit a Planning Enquiry

In writing / in person:

Building Control Section
PO Box 1
LL30 9GN


Coed Pella Conwy Road
Colwyn Bay
LL29 7AZ


Office hours:  9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Thursday, 9.00am - 4.45pm Friday 

Phone: (01492) 574172

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