Building advice

The right type of building regulations application for your work

Choosing the right application for your work: Full Plans or Building Notice.

What are building regulations

Information and guidance on building regulations

Agents and builders

Building Control has a working relationship with local architectural agents and building contractors as part of the Local Authority Building Control Partnership Scheme.

Do I need building regulation approval?

Information and guidance on building regulation approval.

Competent person self-certification schemes

Introduced by the Government in 2002 the schemes allow individuals and enterprises to self-certify that their work

Electrical safety (Part P)

General advice, guidance and information regarding Electrical Safety in your home.

Building information, advice and guidance

Advice leaflets, useful links and on-line contact details.

Access for the disabled

Bury Council is firmly committed to the principle of ensuring that the built environment is accessible to everyone.