Our building control service helps make sure that your building project complies with building regulations.

Applications and inspections

Report a problem

Regulations and guidance

Service standards

We offer

  • independent and un-biased building control
  • dangerous structures – emergency response
  • technical support and advice from start to finish
  • one point of contact
  • extensive knowledge of the local area and building regulation compliance
  • fast turnaround pre-planning advice
  • same day site inspections for requests received before 10 am

We are part of LABC Consult which gives you access to a list of experienced and highly qualified surveyors, planners and technical support officers.

Contact us

Building Control
Merton Civic Centre
London Road

Telephone: 020 8545 3145. Lines are open 9am-midday for booking site visits and 3pm-5pm for technical queries.

If you urgently need to report a dangerous structure: 020 8274 4901
or out-of-hours emergency line: 020 8543 9750

Email: buildingcontrol@merton.gov.uk