Apply for a building warrant
You are now able to submit applications online to Scotland's central portal for Building Warrant Applications and associated submissions. You will:
- save time
- save money (around £280 for a Building Warrant Application)
- use the same login for ePlanning and eBuilding Standards
More information is available in the eBuildingstandards flyer.
Building Standards Advice and Guidance (Duty)
If you require advice and guidance we are available Monday to Friday 9am - 1pm.
Should you wish to contact a case officer in relation to a Building Warrant application you can contact them on their direct dial telephone number (see the list) or on the general office number of 01786 233600, Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm.
All Building Warrant applications submitted will be subject to the “Verification during Construction” and the “Construction Notification Plan” scheme in accordance with Building Standards Verifiers Performance Framework Agreement with the Scottish Government.
(Paper) Application Forms
- Guidance Notes for Applying for a Building Warrant
- Building Warrant
- Amendment of Building Warrant
- Temporary Occupation
- Section 89 for Permission to Use a Raised Structure
- Planning Permission - Various (with Guidance Notes)
- Section 50 Certificate - Building Standards
- Letter of Comfort - Expired Building Warrant
- Letter of Comfort - Works Carried Out Over 10 Years Ago (This Letter of Comfort will only cover minor works carried out, if you are unsure please contact our office to confirm).
- Letter of Comfort - No Building Warrant Obtained
- Extend Period of Validity of Building Warrant
- Extend Period of Use
- Application to View or Copy a Building Warrant File
- Consideration of Alternative Means of Compliance