Lewisham Council - Building control

Building control

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Safety in and around buildings is of prime concern. The building control service helps make sure that your building project complies with building regulations.

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Whether you are planning to build a small extension, a new property or just changing the use of your premises, talk to us before you do anything.

We offer a top quality service to businesses and the general public, advising on all construction matters. We offer the following services free of charge:

  • building regulations and fire safety guidance
  • pre-application advice
  • advice throughout your building project
  • guidance on local authority national type approval confederation (LANTAC).


Building Control
Fourth Floor
Laurence House
1 Catford Road
Se6 4ru
020 8314 8233


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