Building Regulations are minimum standards for design, construction and alterations to virtually every building. They are developed by the Government and approved by Parliament.
You can use the Planning Portal to apply for building regulations approval online. Visit our online service1.
How to get approval
The way to obtain approval will depend on whether you choose to use the Building Control services of a Local Authority or an Approved Inspector.
How to get approval (https://www.planningportal.co.uk/wales/building-control/how-to-get-approval)How to get approval
The most recent versions of the Approved Documents for the fourteen technical "Parts" of the Building Regulations' requirements are accessible here.
Approved Documents (https://www.planningportal.co.uk/wales/building-control/approved-documents)Approved Documents
Determinations and Appeals
Determinations and appeals are two procedures which provide for the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government or the Welsh Ministers in the Welsh Assembly Government to adjudicate in disputes.
Determinations and Appeals (https://www.planningportal.co.uk/wales/building-control/determinations-and-appeals)Determinations and Appeals