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The Building Standards team consists of three technical teams.
Major Applications team
We process applications for plan assessment and site inspection where the estimated value of works exceeds £250,000 for large or complex construction projects. The team also process all applications in relation to new build housing sites. Email Building Standards major applications with any queries.
Plan Reporting team
We carry out the assessment of Building Warrant applications with an estimated value of works up to £250,000. Email Building Standards plan reporting with any queries.
Site Inspections team
We deal with inspections at the interim or completion stage for all projects with an estimated value of works up to £250,000. Email Building Standards site inspections with any queries.
The Building Standards service can be contacted daily between 9am and 1pm on
0131 529 3550.
Complaints, compliments or comments
If you wish to contact the Building Standards Service in relation to a complaint, compliment or comment, please email Building Standards VIP.