MAKING A Building WARRANT APPLICATiON
How to make a building warrant application
We recommend use of the online eBuilding Standards portal to submit applications but if you prefer to use the paper application forms we require:
- 2 paper copies of all relevant plans and written details/specifications.
- Including where applicable any formal design certification that is available from a certifier of design for structure or energy.
- If we require additional copies for consultation we will advise you.
Please take a look at the Building Standards Customer Journey document for information on building works or home improvements:
Building Standards Customer Journey
Certificates of Design
Information on Certificates of Design can be found here
The appropriate fee based on the total cost of the works if it was carried out by a contractor. Payment may be made electronically if required.
It is strongly recommended that an Architect, Building Surveyor, Consultant or other competent person experienced in preparing plans, prepares the drawings.
Because they require to be technically correct and accurate, it is not advisable, unless you are competent to do so, to prepare the plans yourself.
Information on the fees can be found here