This site is no longer maintained
This website should only be accessed for School Messenger, SIS or planning agents information.

Make a Building Control application

Guidance notes

Before using our online form, please read the section on ‘Application Types’ to help you determine the correct type of application to apply for.

Please refer to the ‘Charges’ document to determine the relevant charges for your application.

Please note anyone proposing to carry out building works or change of use of a building is reminded Planning Permission under the Town & Country Planning Act may also be required. For further information on Planning Permission please visit the Planning pages for guidance, on our website.

Links to guidance

All mandatory fields are marked with a ' * '

The following errors have occurred

Building Regulation Application form

Press next to begin

Please make sure you have viewed and understood the Form guidance notes before continuing with the Form.


Cornwall Councils Privacy Policy

The infomation you provide on this form will be held by Cornwall Council and used by us to investigate your enquiry and improve our services. 

Your information will not be used for any other purpose by Cornwall Council, and will not be passed onto any other third party without your permission. In accordance with Cornwall Council's Record retention Policy, the information you provide on this form will be retained for 12 months. 

All personal information held by Cornwall Council is held safely in a secure environment. 

View our full privacy policy

For more information on Building Control policy view their full Building Control privacy policy.