Changes to permitted development rights

Permitted development rights for planning have now changed. The government have produced a new manual to building regulations .

Building regulation consent is still required for a range of projects.

If you believe building regulation consent is still required for any aspect of building work, please contact buildingcontrol@chichester.gov.uk.

Building control fees

The new building control charges - with effect from the 1 August 2019.

Schedule of inspections


Building control guidance

These documents offer guidance for energy conservation. Changes to the Building Regulations on 6 April 2006 mean that these should only be used for work approved and/or started before that date. You can also view a  guide to extending your property , a guide to converting your property  and a guide to renovating your home .