Building Control

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Welcome to The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Building Control, your local, independent, impartial, not for profit service.

The Building Control service exists to ensure that buildings are designed and constructed in accordance with the Building Regulations & Associated Legislation.

We are a member of Local Authority Building Control (LABC) - Delivering impartial and professional building control services throughout England and Wales.

The Building Regulations are a national set of regulations made under the powers of the Building Act 1984. They provide Building Control - Technical Guidance Notes through Approved Documents, which ensure a minimum standard of design and construction for new buildings, alterations and extensions.

These are the standards:

  • safeguard the health and safety of persons in and around the buildings;
  • conserve energy through insulation, and control usage;
  • provide access and facilities for disabled persons.

For further information for homeowners or professional please visit Local Authority Building Control (LABC) website.

Building Control Service : Contact details

Contacting the building control team

Where available, please provide the following information when contacting us:

- Location of site.
- Contact telephone number.
- Application number.
- The type of inspection required together with preferred date and any detail of booked concrete etc.

For further information, please contact us by:

Building Control Service - Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
St Ives Road
Maidenhead SL6 1RF
Telephone: 01628 683810