Reduced Services

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

In line with social distancing advice and to protect residents and staff the Council has taken the decision to close the Council offices to the public until further notice.

Whilst the offices are closed to visitors, you are still able to access services and information from this website 24/7.

Information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to access Council Services during this period can be found on our Coronavirus information page

You are invited to view and contribute to the The Mayor's Covid Record of Reflection

Essex move to Covid Tier 2 High: Message from Leader of the Council

Building Regulations applications

Questions

Has my Building Regulation Application been approved / Completion Certificate been issued?

You will need to contact us to discuss your query. If you are seeking general advice please ask one of the Building Control Surveyors


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How can I arrange an inspection by a Building Control Surveyor?

To book an inspection with a Building Control Surveyor call 01268 882200 and choose option 5 where one of our First Contact Advisors can make the appointment for you


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Do I need Approval to install or alter the position of a heating appliance?

Yes, unless you use a registered installer.


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Do I need Approval to install replacement windows, doors and roof lights in my home?

Yes, unless you use a registered installer


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I require some advice for a proposed Building Regulation application.

You will need to contact us to discuss your query. If you are seeking general advice please contact any of our Building Control Surveyors


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