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Contact Building Control

Cornwall Council Building Control personnel are located across the County. You can contact a surveyor on the telephone numbers shown on this page.

Inspections and General Enquiries


To book an inspection or for general advice you can either ring the dedicated inspection numbers shown below, text your details starting LABC to 60030 or submit your inspection request online.

  • East Inspection Line:  01208 265658
  • West Inspection Line: 01209 614420
  • Text: 60030 - Start your text with LABC and then provide your name and site details. (An automated reply will be sent to confirm receipt.)

Please note: Either number can be used to book inspections across Cornwall. 

Building Control Officers Contact Details provides telephone and email contacts for all staff.

A duty officer is available in the office from 8:45am - 5.00pm daily by telephone.

Appointments can be made at any Council office, One Stop Shop, or on site.

General information folders are available for each area, including advertisements for each geographical area.

  • Central Registration Team 01872 224792

Chief Building Control Manager and Partnership Manager with Plymouth City Council Building Control - Paul May  07977 182087

Cornwall Council Building Control Managers:

  • Jeremy Downing 01209 614287
  • David Allen 01872 224347

Building control

Circuit House
St Clement Street

West inspection line

01209 614420 

East inspection line

01208 265658

TEXT 60030 Start your text LABC

Central registration team, plan check and application payment

01872 224792