Capital A provide building warrant applications for domestic properties, new house, extensions, internal alterations and refurbishment projects in Edinburgh, The Lothians, Fife and Dundee

3 - Building Warrant

How Does a Building Design Get Building Warrant Approval?

In Scotland it is illegal to begin construction unless a Building Warrant has been granted. A Building Warrant ensures the proposed design complies with the Building Regulations. These cover issues such as; structure, fire safety, heating, ventilation, access, acoustics and energy use.

The Building Warrant is assessed by your local authority and they charge a fee that is directly related to the estimated construction cost of the project. The more expensive the build, the greater the fee. This is a scale of fees for Building Warrant applications charged by all Local Authorities.

This work is detailed and technically challenging and it is not always possible to say how much our fee may cost without first having agreed exactly what you need to achieve.

The services of a Structural Engineer will almost certainly be required at as well.

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Capital A offer a free, no obligation consultation if your property is in Edinburgh, The Lothians, Fife or Dundee. Our email and phone details are on the Contact Page.
REGISTERED OFFICE: Capital A Architecture Ltd. 8 Cameron Drive, Falkland, Fife, KY15 7DL. Registered as a Company in Scotland. Company Number SC374502.
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