Request a building control site inspection
To request a site inspection, you can fill out the online form below.
It's an offence to not give us notice at the stages listed in the inspection framework accompanying the building permit. You may be fined and / or your work removed.
Request a building inspection
Information you need to have to hand
When requesting an inspection, you'll need to provide the following information:
- the building permit number, eg B/2016/0001
- project address
- type of inspection or stage of work
- the date you want the inspection
Structural Engineers Registration (SER) certificates
If you need a SER, you'll need to submit this before any work starts.
Site inspection framework and notice periods
Before undertaking building work, you should get a copy of the site inspection framework from the building permit holder.
You can find the notice period required for each stage of inspection below.
|Commencement of work||2 days|
|Excavation for a foundation||1 day|
|Foundation concrete||1 day|
|Oversite preparation / reinforcement||1 day|
|Damp proof course laid / damp proof membrane||1 day|
|Drains ready for inspection||1 day|
|Roof structure / structural members prior to covering up||1 day|
|Occupation if proposed before completion||5 days before|
|Completion||2 days |