Welcome to London Building Control

London Building Control Ltd is a Corporate Approved Inspector. We are authorised by the Secretary of State to provide building control approval for all your building projects.

As well as commercial works, we are a leading provider for building control certification of residential building projects, this includes lofts, extensions, basements and general refurbishments; we know how to help you through this sometimes daunting but necessary regulatory process. We are dedicated to ensuring that our Building Control process provides added value for our clients – reducing unnecessary bureaucracy, delays and costs. We operate in London and the surrounding areas, with our Southern Regional Office (see contacts) covering the South Coast.

tickbuildingcontrol Fast, efficient and helpful – a professional approach to guide you through the building control process tickbuildingcontrol Both commercial and domestic work undertaken
tickbuildingcontrol Giving you a choice between private sector and Local Authority building control tickbuildingcontrol A prompt and friendly response to your enquiries within 48 hours
tickbuildingcontrol Government approved and regulated by the Construction Industry Council (CIC) tickbuildingcontrol Peace of mind – on satisfactory completion, LBC will issue a Final Certificate, usually required on the sale of your property
tickbuildingcontrol ISO 9001 demonstrates our commitment to quality and customers by having an effective quality management system tickbuildingcontrol Your own allocated surveyors


London Building Control Ltd can be used as your building control body for all domestic building work. Extensions, Loft conversions, Basements and refurbishments are all considered domestic.

London Residential Building Control >


Flats, Shops, Offices, Industrial units, Educational and Health Care buildings. London Building Control Ltd can be used as the building control body for all commercial buildings

London Commercial Building Control >


London Building Control collaborate with a range of building design professionals offering innovative and practical design solutions which you may find useful for your building design requirements; fire engineering, energy and acoustic assessors etc.

See Our Partners>


  • “Good attention to detail and a very direct and accessible service.”
    S O Architects
  • “Very satisfied – gives ideas and saves customers costs; very helpful, competent, keen to advise and a prompt service”
    S Systems (Mezzanines)
  • “LBC have taken our eco-build (timber frame, straw infill, steeply sloping site), easily in their stride; we have been impressed by their pertinent questions and immensely helpful ‘can do’ attitude. Quick to respond to any queries or requests for site …..We’re really glad we decided to use them”.
    Mr & Mrs West, building their own straw house, Petersfield
  • “Made the whole process stress free and added value to our finished product. The whole process was made so much easier by the inspector being so helpful, nothing was ever too much trouble. Professional but with the ‘human touch’. LBC and the site inspector provided an excellent service,they made the whole process so easy to understand and always kept us informed of the state of the application. Would be happy to act as a reference in the future.”
    Mr & Mrs A (Ashford, home owner)
  • “Thank you for your kindness in helping to resolve problems on our project”
    Monica (Architect for a refurbishment in SW1)
  • “You’re doing a good job – First Class, a very personal service”
    AG (Agent in Enfield)