Videos

Garage conversions
Garage conversions

In this clip we talk about garage conversions: what permissions you need, how to apply and what building control looks for.

Help! We didn't get permission for our building work...
Help! We didn't get permission for our building work...

This clip explains what to do if you didn't get Building Regulations approval for your building work or what to do if the property you want to buy hasn't had a Building Regulations application.

How does the Building Control process work?
How does the Building Control process work?

This clip explains how to make a Building Regulations application; the difference between a full plans application and a building notice, and outlines the information that needs to accompany your application.

Kitchens and bathrooms
Kitchens and bathrooms

In this clip we explain the Building Regulations requirements surrounding kitchens and bathrooms, what competent person certificates are and where you can use them?

Loft conversions & Building Regulations
Loft conversions & Building Regulations

In this clip we explain everything there is to know about loft conversions and the Building Regulations.

Loft conversions & planning permission
Loft conversions & planning permission

In this clip we explain the general requirements surrounding loft conversions or extensions and planning permission, where it's needed, where it isn't as well as touching on party wall awards.

Masterminds of Construction: LABC
Masterminds of Construction: LABC

This video is part of a series of films produced in association with CIOB "Masterminds of Construction". It looks at how local authority building control teams help deliver construction projects (whether large or small) in a timely and efficient manner.

What is Building Control and how do the Building Regulations help you?
What is Building Control and how do the Building Regulations help you?

Are you planning to carry out building work on your property? What do you need to do? This clip explains what a Building Regulations application is and how to apply.