Tel: 01485 545778
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We can supply a full nationwide Building Control Service via Assent Building Control

Assent Building Control

Please go to our sister company for Energy Performance Certificates and Energy Assessments

Gemstone Energy Management

Building Control refers to the monitoring of all building processes to ensure that all newly built structures built in the UK comply with the United Kingdom’s Building Regulations.

The Building Regulations sets the standard for the design and construction of buildings in the UK to ensure the safety and health for people in or about those buildings.

The Building Regulations also include requirements to ensure that fuel and power is used efficiently and that facilities are provided for people, including those with disabilities, to access and utilise all aspects of the building and its surrounds.

The Building Regulations are set out in the following approved documents

  • Building Regs Part A – Structure
  • Building Regs Part B – Fire Safety
  • Building Regs Part C – Site Preparation And Resistance To Moisture
  • Building Regs Part D – Toxic Substances
  • Building Regs Part E – Sound Insulation
  • Building Regs Part F – Ventilation
  • Building Regs Part G – Hygiene
  • Building Regs Part H – Drainage and Waste Disposal
  • Building Regs Part J – Combustion Appliances and Fuel Storage
  • Building Regs Part K – Protection From Falling, Collision and Impact
  • Building Regs Part L – Conservation of Fuel and Power
  • Building Regs Part M – Disabled Access To And Use Of Buildings
  • Building Regs Part N – Glazing
  • Building Regs Part P – Electrical Safety
  • Building Regs Regulation 7 – Materials and Workmanship

At Gemstone Building Surveyors we can supply you with a full Building Control Service to ensure that your building project gains full compliance with the UK Building Regulations.

For further information about our Building Control Application services please phone

Edward Phillips on (01485) 545778 or email

Gemstone Building Surveyors work in association with Assent Building Control to provide Building Control Services in the East Anglia Area.