Building Control

Building Control

What do you want to do today?

Book an inspection online

Here you can book an inspection for a site visit

Make an online Building Regulation application.

Here you can submit a full plans application, a building notice application or a regularisation application online.

Submit an application online to South Oxfordshire District Council
Submit an application online to Vale of White Horse District Council

Search for a Building Regulation application.

Search the building control application tracker for South Oxfordshire District Council

Search the building control application tracker for Vale of White Horse District Council

Building Control Prospectus
We have a dedicated team of professionally qualified surveyors and support staff based in Abingdon providing a responsive customer focused service  dedicated to delivering high quality advice, technical support, plan assessment and site inspections for a full range of projects.

Working with our partners we also have experience of working across both England and Wales and so we are able to offer you a national service at a local level.

Our philosophy is about building relationships with you, our customers, whether you are using us for the first time or are a regular customer, our shared service is here to provide you with a positive building experience.

To find out more take a look at our latest prospectus.

Important information

Please note that all postal building regulation application for South Oxfordshire District Council should be sent to:

Building Control Services
Vale of White Horse District Council
Abbey House
Oxon OX14 3JE

Credit card payments  can be made after you submit your application by ringing any of the following numbers (01235) 540357, 547651  547650,  540341 or  540478

Surveyor contact information can be found on the adjacent download South and Vale parish map.

Please be aware that if you are thinking about carrying out building work to your home you may need planning permission as well as building regulations approval. More information about the difference between the two types of permission can be found on the pages listed below. For more details about how to apply for planning permission please see either:

South Oxfordshire information
If you need more information or advice about a building control issue, please get in touch with the team.


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Last reviewed: 28 - 01 - 2014

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