Request copies of Building Control documents

If you require copies of documents or would like us to carry out research on a particular site or property, please email We will advise you of the correct charge once we receive your written request.

In accordance with our records management policy, we do not hold documents for any applications which have been closed for 15 years or more and no further information can be provided.

Requests to view historic records for the purposes of preparing a forthcoming application will be considered as pre-application advice and charged in accordance with the Building Regulation (Local Authority Charges) Regulations 2010.

Please note any plans and details provided are the copyright of the original supplier and are provided for research purposes only. Any use of these documents by other persons without proper authorisation may be a breach of intellectual property rights.

Copying charges

Completion certificates and decision notices

  • Original: Free
  • Created from archive record: £20 including VAT

Pre-application advice

  • Initial contact and preliminary discussion: Free
  • Subsequent discussions or written requests: To be advised