Building Control

Building Control services are now provided by Hertfordshire Building Control Limited.  This is a Company owned by seven Hertfordshire local authorities including Stevenage Borough Council.

Hertfordshire Building Control ensure quality buildings and add value for customers and communities by leading the compliance process. Their remit is to protect the interests of property owners by ensuring that architects and builders operate in compliance with building regulations. They aim to do this in a consultative way to ensure that each project runs as smoothly as possible. Early engagement with Hertfordshire Building Control is key to enabling this to happen.

Please call them on 01438 879990 to discuss your requirements or log on to their website for more information or to submit a building control application: Alternatively, you can also email them directly at 

In the case of an out-of-hours dangerous structure emergency please telephone (01438) 314963.