When properties are being sold it is sometimes discovered that work has been carried out to the property which would have needed Building Regulations, and that Building Regulations permission was not applied for at the time.
An application can be submitted for regularisation of any completed building work carried out since 11 November 1985.
In these cases, the owner of the property can apply for a 'Regularisation Certificate'. Please contact us for the required fee.
We inspect the work on site to check whether it complied with the Building Regulations in force at the time of construction. After the site visit, there are three possible decisions which could be given:
It is important that any building work carried out should be inspected for compliance with the Building Regulations, to ensure the safety of the public.
You will need to check if Planning Permission had been granted – this is separate to the Regularisation system.