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Submit a building notice form

You may need to submit a building notice for works to an existing property.

These are examples of works for which you may need to submit notice for:

  • loft conversion

  • new roof

  • replacement windows garage/carport

  • drainage

  • electrical works.

This list is not exhaustive, so please contact us if you are in any doubt.

There is a fee payable to Lewisham Council when you submit your building notice application. View our building control fees. 

Submit a building notice form

We will receive your online application the day after you submit it. Please submit any electronic format drawings by email. Please do not attach them to your online application.

You can also download a building notice form at the end of this page. Please contact us if you would like help completing the form.

What happens next

We will send you an acknowledgement on the day we receive your application, with your reference number, the name of your site inspector and their contact details.


Building Control

Fourth Floor, Laurence House, 1 Catford Road, London, SE6 4RU
Telephone: 020 8314 8233
Email: buildingcontrol@lewisham.gov.uk