Apply for building regulation applications


We now accept online payments:

  • choose ‘Make a payment’ on's homepage
  • select ‘Pay online by card’
  • select ‘Other Payments’
  • select ‘Building Control’

Search for existing Building Control applications

Find out more about the types of application

Find out more about charges

To apply by email or post, you can download and print the form below for all types of application. PDF files below may not be suitable to view for people with disabilities, users of assistive technology or mobile phone devices.

Apply and pay for all types of application by phone on 0151 691 8454. Please ensure you have your credit or debit card details ready, along with all information regarding the proposed work.

Submitting an application by email

Six easy steps to online submission of plans and documents:

  1. convert any drawings or documents to PDF format
  2. complete the relevant application form - Full Plans, Building Notice or Regularisation
  3. attach all the relevant files to your email
  4. email to
  5. ensure that payment is made for the relevant fee charge within seven days
  6. once payment has been received you will receive confirmation that your application has been accepted and we will then continue to deal with your application in the usual manner

Payment methods

You can pay the relevant fee:

  • by telephone using credit or debit card on 0151 691 8454
  • by post to Building Control, Wirral Council, PO Box 290, Wallasey, CH27 9FQ

To avoid delays, please aim to keep file sizes as small as possible whilst still remaining easy to view.

If you prefer to submit an application in person, download a form and post your application with a cheque made payable to ‘Wirral Council’ to:

Building Control
Wirral Council
PO Box 290
Brighton Street
CH27 9FQ

If you need help completing any of the forms or calculating fees, please contact us and we will be happy to help you: