Welcome to NHBC Building Control

Technically excellent, nationally consistent service

NHBC's Building Control Service

With a passion for construction, our Building Control team are here to support you from design to completion. Offering technically excellent, pragmatic and independent advice, we are your collaborative partner for Building Control. We work extensively on residential, commercial and mixed use schemes. Find out more below...

"The NHBC Building Control team provide a service from inception through to completion with a hands-on approach. Where upfront advice is required the team are always there to assist our design team so as to smooth out the design approval process. Issues are worked through with the design team and NHBC Building Control to ensure that practical solutions are found without delaying the works."

Adrian Watts, Deputy Managing Director, Bellway Homes Limited

Professional indemnity insurance

You may have read reports that some insurers have been withdrawing professional indemnity cover for Approved Inspectors and be concerned about what this means for you as a builder. Please be assured that this does not affect any customers of NHBC Building Control Services Ltd as we are fully insured for our work as an Approved Inspector.

If you have any questions please get in touch with us.


From traditional construction to high rise developments.

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Mixed Use

Projects with a mix of residential and commercial spaces.

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A range of sectors including education, office, healthcare, retail and leisure.

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Download our brochures and contact map

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Building Control Brochure

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Commercial Building Control Brochure

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Building Control Policy Document


Want to know more about NHBC Building Control?

Call us or send an email to talk through your potential project or to get a quote.

NHBC TechZone

The NHBC TechZone now includes: Interactive NHBC Standards, all the Approved Documents for England and Wales as well as guidance notes, videos and apps.