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Building Control

Welcome to Building Control

Here you will find information for householders who want to carry out work to their homes and for those who intend to carry out more major developments.

The Building Control system exists to make sure that buildings are properly designed and constructed so as to ensure the health, safety, welfare and convenience of people using them.

1 April 2021 - North Northamptonshire Concil

Notice is hereby given that North Northamptonshire Council intends to introduce a new Scheme of Building Regulation Charges and Ancillary Matters which wll come into effect on 1 April 2021.  The new charges scheme introduces individually determined charges that will apply to building regulations charges and ancillary matters throughout the North Northamptonshire Council area.  The full document can be viewed on written request by emailing buildingcontrol.bcw@northnorthants.gov.uk


Information and guidance for homeowners on planning, budgeting and implementing a project, please see our Guide to Extending your Home.

If you have any queries please email building control.

Please see Privacy Statement for further information.

Areas We Cover

Wellingborough Building Control have two officers who cover Wellingborough and the surrounding villages.

Please see our map to ensure that your application is within the Wellingborough area. 

Please contact buildingcontrol.bcw@northnorthants.gov.uk for any enquiries or alternatively telephone 01933 231908.