Site inspection bookings - Blaby District Council

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Site inspection bookings

As part of the Building Regulations application process, we as the local authority will make inspections at certain stages as work progresses.

You will need to notify us when you reach the following stages of work:

  • Commencement
  • Excavation of foundations (before concreting)
  • Preparation of the ground floor
  • Drains as laid (prior to covering)
  • Drains on test
  • Occupation
  • Completion

In addition to the above inspection stages we may require further notification at the following stages:

  • Intermediate (first and second) floor constructions in place
  • Roof carcassing in place
  • Pre-plaster
  • Electrical wiring installed or being installed (where Part P Electrician is not used)
  • Structural beams and columns (prior to covering)

Book a building control site inspection

You can book this using our online booking service or via email, telephone or in writing.

If you are in any doubt about when inspections will be required, please contact the Building Control team using the details on the right hand side for further guidance.

We will try to carry out an inspection on the same day if notified before 10am.


Building Control 
Blaby District Council 
Council Offices 
Desford Road 
LE19 2EP
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0116 272 7533
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Out of hours:
In emergencies: 0844 736 9545
Calls cost 5p per minute plus your telephone company's network access charge.
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0116 272 7599
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0116 284 9786
Last updated: 17 May 2018

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