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Building Control

View our Coronavirus (Covid-19) Service Disruption page to find out how are services are affected by Coronavirus.

We are working hard to review and adapt our processes as we transition into a new way of working brought about by the circumstances surrounding the current Coronavirus outbreak. These relate to our delegated powers regarding planning decisions and associated arrangements for Planning Committees. We are not yet in a position to provide you with a definitive illustration of these arrangements but are working hard to arrive at that point.

Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding during these unprecedented times. Please note we are currently unable to process cheques as a form of payment for applications for the foreseeable future.

About Building Control

This is the Building Control section of Ashford Borough Council’s website.

Building Control ensure that building regulations meet a minimum standard for design, construction and alteration to virtually every building.

Here you can find out how you can submit an application and view our forms and fees.

We also have guidance on building control, including buildings that are exempt.

Find out how you can partner with Ashford Building Control.

You can also search for applications.