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Coronavirus building control information
Building control service update during the coronavirus crisis.

Report a dangerous structure

How to report a dangerous structure

Please call Building Control on 01494 421 403 or email

If our office is closed and your report cannot wait until the next working day, please call our out-of-hours emergency number: 01494 463 890

When reporting a dangerous structure, please provide:

  • the exact location
  • a description the damage to the property or the structure
  • your contact details: phone, mobile, email

What we will do

Our surveyor will examine the level of danger and may have the structure demolished or made safe depending on the severity. The owner of the building or structure is liable for any costs we incur.

Contact information

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