Building Control - regularisation charges

Building Control regularisation charges

Regularisation applications can be made in respect of unauthorised work (i.e. where an application was not made at the time that the work was done) that has been undertaken since 1985.

Charges current as from 1 April 2017. VAT is not payable.

Table A - new dwelling houses
Number of dwelling houses Regularisation charge
1 £686.97
2 £850.53
Table B - erection of domestic extensions and certain small buildings
Type of work Regularisation charge
Extension floor area not exceeding 10m² £368.85
Extension floor area exceeding 10m² but not exceeding 40m² £464.32
Extension floor area exceeding 40m² but not exceeding 60m² £585.82
Erection of a non exempt detached domestic garage or carport up to 40m² £260.36
Erection of a non exempt attached single-storey extension of a domestic garage or carport up to 40m² £282.60
Table C - domestic alterations to a single building
Type of work   Regularisation charge
1. Conversion of a roof space to form habitable room(s) that does not include the construction of a dormer   £442.62
2. Conversion of a roof space to form habitable room(s) that includes the construction of a dormer   £501.63
3. Conversion of a garage to a habitable room(s)   £282.06
4. Internal alterations, installation of fittings and/or structural (not electrical) work. £0 - £2,000 £173.58
£2,001 - £5,000 £216.97
5. The introduction of insulation as part of a re-roof work, re-rendering/plastering and replacement ground floors that does not include changes to structural members   £216.97
6. Any replacement of window(s) and/or door(s) containing 50% or more glazing. 1-5 in total (new openings refer to category 4 above) Fixed price grouped by number of windows £173.58
7. Electrical work (non competent persons scheme) Provision of a new circuit £214.50
Total rewire of dwelling £214.50

 

Table D - non-domestic alteration work
Fixed price based on estimated cost bands Regularisation charge
Non-domestic alteration work
£0 - £2,000 £216.97
£2,001 - £5,000 £260.36
  • The whole payment is due at the time the application is submitted
  • If the work involves more than one extension the applicant may choose to aggregate the area of all the floors in the extensions to determine size

If the works to be regularised do not fall into the above categories please contact Building Control on 01604 838920.