Building Control news
The areas of each individual Building Control officer have changed slightly following the departure of Chris Todd from the department.
Andy Howard and Lee Biggerstaff will now be overseeing Bovingdon and Flaunden, together with their existing areas. Our new Building Control officer, Alan Galloway will be responsible for Chris's other areas which include Chipperfield, Hemel Hempstead (South/East) and Kings Langley.
You can find full details of the current officer areas on our contact list.
The Building Control web pages are currently being reviewed and updated. The updated pages will make it easier for you to find our application forms, charges details and general information. Our contact list has already been updated and is much more user friendly, allowing you to simply click on an area of the borough and instantly be provided with full contact details of the Building Control officer responsible for the area.
All pages will be reviewed and updated by the end of the year.
Changes to building regulations - 6 April 2013
A number of changes to building regulations came into effect on 6 April 2013. The changes include amendments to Approved Document B - Fire and Approved Document P - Electrical Safety.
Approved Documents K and M are have also been amended to include items from Approved Document N. Approved Document N is no longer be in use.
Full details are available from the Building Control officer for your area. See our contact list for information on the inspector for your area.
Online submissions - unavailable
Unfortunately, our online submissions system is still unavailable. We are accepting applications by email until our systems are in full working order. Find out how to submit applications by email.