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New national restrictions were introduced on Thursday 5 November. Let’s continue to work together to help prevent the spread of the virus and Protect Norwich.

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Building Control Services

Apply for building regulations approval

Building control is a statutory requirement on the vast majority of building projects, irrespective of whether planning permission has been required or not.

If you're building something new, or making alterations to an existing building, you must check if you need building regulations approval before you start. This is to make sure the work meets certain safety, energy and accessibility standards.

All building control services in Norwich are provided by CNC Building Control. For guidance on building regulations and how to apply visit www.CNCbuildingcontrol.gov.uk.

Building control fee increase 2020

Fees and charges

Information on the website includes:

Please note that there is no opportunity to comment on applications submitted for building regulation approval.

CNC Building Control

CNC brings together the resources and expertise of the building control departments of five local authorities. In addition to Norwich City City Council it includes: