A service that delivers safe, healthy, accessible and sustainable buildings for current and future generations.
A service that works with the construction industry to ensure compliance.
A service based upon the principles of risk assessment and independent third-party checking.
A service overseen by a single regulatory and licensing body which also has the power to investigate complaints and, if necessary, to discipline or withdraw licences to operate.
A service that is delivered by licensed Building Control Bodies (BCBs) who are all trading bodies subject to the same requirements in terms of competence, conduct, training and CPD, insurance, performance monitoring etc.
A service where standards are rigorously monitored, the results published and new standards developed to ensure highest standards of consumer protection.
A service with no unregulated sub-sector, where no building control contract can be won (direct or sub-contracted to another BCB) without a licence to operate.
A service backed up by a completely independent, publicly-funded and fully resourced policing body within the local authority with significant powers to enforce compliance, stop illegal building work and take any necessary action against rogue builders.