Privacy Notice - Building Control

Nature of work

The Building Control Team manages applications for building work and ensure the Building Regulations set the standards for design and construction are met. They ensure the health and safety of everyone using the buildings. The regulations also certify effective fuel and power conservation. They also establish that adequate facilities and access points are in place for everyone in and around the buildings, including those with disabilities.

Why we need your information

We are required to collect this information in order to process Building Regulation applications and to keep an accurate record of work under the Building Act.

Type/Classes of information processed

We process the following types of personal information for individuals who submit an application under the Building Regulations Process:

  • Names
  • Addresses
  • Telephone Number and Email Address when provided

Who information is processed about

The classes of personal information we process include:

  • Individuals applying for permission under the Building Regulation Process

Who information may be shared with

Information may be shared with other parts of the Council.

How long we will keep your information

Applications are kept for 7 years.

Transfers Overseas

No content is transferred overseas.

Further Information

For more information about this service please contact

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