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The Building Control team would like to invite you and your colleagues to a free CPD Seminar, Courtesy of Proctor Group:

'Condensation In The Roofspace'

The Proctor CPD covers a wide range of core topics. We feel these are important to the Continuous Professional Development of:

  • Architects
  • Building Suveyors
  • Structural Engineers and
  • Specifiers

This CPD discusses the requirements for:

  • breather membranes
  • air barriers and
  • vapour control layers

It looks at:

  • the principals of condensation
  • the effects of condensation and
  • issues of detailing cold pitched roofs, for example
    • insulation
    • ventilation and
    • underlay  

It also looks at condensation controlling measures and the solutions.

Dates and Venues:

  • Thursday 02 November 2017: 08.30 - 10.30
    Room GW:03, Dolcoath Avenue Camborne TR14 8SX
  • Thursday 02 November 2017: 13.00 - 15.00
    Trelawney Room, New County Hall Treyew Road Truro TR1 3AY
  • Friday 03 November 2017 08.30 - 11.00
    Room 2, Chy Trevail, 
    Beacon Technology Park, Bodmin  PL31 2FR    

Refreshments will be provided

To book your place please email Alternatively you can phone Michelle Heyes 01209 614469 or Sue Truscott 01726 223481

We look forward to meeting you at this event 

We are pleased to inform you that we will be going live with a new and improved telephone system soon. The new service will be available from Wednesday 27 September 2017. This is part of our drive to continually improve the service that we provide to you.

For all enquiries please contact the Building Control Team on telephone number 01872 224792.

The 01209 614420 and 01208 265658 will no longer be in use. For a short period of time there will be an automated message providing you with the correct number and asking you to redial.

The 01872 224792 number contains a new Intelligent Voice Routing (IVR) telephone dialling system. This will have 5 options for you to choose from:

Option 1 – To book an inspection or report a dangerous structure
Option 2 – To make an application or to find out if you need to make an application
Option 3 – To make a payment
Option 4 – For all technical enquiries
Option 5 – For anything else

We are confident that this new system will improve our service to you. It will ensure that your call is directed to the most appropriate officer to action your request.

Please note: you may experience some disruption to our telephone service during the upgrade. This will be on the afternoon of Tuesday 26 September 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

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You can now book your inspections through the LABC App. Simply visit Apple App Store or Google Play Store to download your free app.

Once downloaded you will only need to fill in your details once. You can then use the boxes provided to let us know where and when you would like an inspection.

The app also has a link to call us directly.

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Building Control provide training regularly across Cornwall. These include updates on changes to the Building Regulations. If you would like bespoke training on the Building Regulations or relevant topics please contact us to discuss your requirements.