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Forms and fees

Labc LogoThis page contains application forms and guidance notes for Building Control. There are also links to Advice leaflets, booklets and brochures produced by the Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) and Local Authority Building Control (LABC).

Building Control Charges

For accurate Building Control fee advice or an individually determined quotation please forward your query along with any plans in an email to .

Fee Table A (New Dwellings) (PDF Document, 13.07 Kb)

Fee Table B (Domestic Works) (PDF Document, 124.66 Kb)

Fee Table C (Non-Domestic Works) (PDF Document, 35.31 Kb)

Fee Table D (Demolition) (PDF Document, 7.71 Kb)

Fee Table E (Street Naming and Numbering) (PDF Document, 11.19 Kb)

Fee Table F (Other Charges) (PDF Document, 65.44 Kb)

Online Application Form

We recommend using our online application process wherever possible; however, should you prefer to submit a paper form by email or post, please use the links below.

Full Plans Application Form (PDF Document, 385.62 Kb)

Building Notice (PDF Document, 390.52 Kb)

Application for a Regularisation Certificate (PDF Document, 242.47 Kb)

  • For giving notice of demolition under section 80 of The Building Act 1984;

Section 80 Demolition Notice (PDF Document, 195.82 Kb)

  • For the application of a street number and/or name;

Street Naming and Numbering Application (PDF Document, 236.93 Kb)

  • For the Cancellation of a Private Building Inspector;

Cancellation of a Private Building Inspector (PDF Document, 9.06 Kb)

Guidance Notes

Street Naming and Numbering Protocol (PDF Document, 766.68 Kb)

  • A guide to extending your home

Leicestershire Building Control guide to extending your home [External link to document]

  • The LABC Leicestershire & Rutland Guide to converting your property

LABC Leicestershire & Rutland Guide to Converting Your Property (PDF Document, 5.51 Mb)

  • Guidance on common domestic buildings that may be exempt under the Building Regulations.

Exempt Domestic Buildings Leaflet (PDF Document, 77.25 Kb)

Electrical Safety Leaflet (PDF Document, 78.1 Kb)

  • Guidance on notification of domestic building works.

Giving Notification of Domestic Building Work (PDF Document, 77.88 Kb)

  • Important Information regarding the adoption of private sewers and lateral drains by water authorities from 1st October 2011

Public Sewer Important Information (PDF Document, 61.2 Kb)

Regularisation Certificates (PDF Document, 76.67 Kb)

  • Guidance on domestic smoke and heat alarms.

Smoke and Heat Detectors in Dwellings (PDF Document, 129.02 Kb)

  • Guidance on foundations close to trees.

Building Near Trees Leaflet (PDF Document, 109.29 Kb)

  • Guidance on roof space conversions.

Roof Space Conversions (PDF Document, 76.9 Kb)

  • Guidance on the re-covering of existing roofs.

Re-Covering of Existing Roofs (PDF Document, 79.42 Kb)

  • Guidance on the renovation of a thermal element

Renovation of Thermal Elements (PDF Document, 231.11 Kb)

Replacement Windows, Doors and Roof Lights (PDF Document, 104.43 Kb)

Leaflets produced by the Department of Communities and Local Government

  • Guidance on building works, replacements and repairs to your home.

Building Work, Replacements and Repairs to Your Home (PDF Document, 156.73 Kb)

  • A brief guide to Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs).

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) and What They Mean to You (PDF Document, 627.42 Kb)

  • A builders guide to Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) and new homes.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) and New Homes: A Builder's Guide (PDF Document, 679.68 Kb)

  • A guide to safe garden wall construction

Safe Garden Walls Leaflet (PDF Document, 273.24 Kb)

Public Sewer Important Information (PDF Document, 61.2 Kb)

LABC Brochures

  • A brochure detailing the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) warranty schemes and products.

LABC Warranty Brochure (PDF Document, 546.98 Kb)

  • A brochure detailing the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) registered details scheme.

LABC Registered Details (PDF Document, 783.64 Kb)

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