Demolishing a building

Information and advice on what to do if you would like to demolish a building

How can I apply for a demolition?

Applications for demolition should be made to building control, 6 weeks before the demolition starts.

pdf icon Demolition Notice [35kb]

What happens next?

Following an inspection, a Counter Notice is served which will outline any precautionary measures required.

A Section 81 Notice to persons undertaking demolition is served which will outline any precautionary measures required.

Approval under Town and Country Planning Acts may also be required.