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|Do I need approval for electrical work?|
|Do I need approval to build an extension?|
|Do I need approval to convert my garage into a room I can live in?||
Yes, even if it is used as an occasional room such as a hobbies room
|Do I need approval to make alterations?||
Yes, you will need approval to make internal alterations to your home either
Generally, if the alteration involves the insertion of a beam or lintel or will affect the stability of the building then the alteration is a structural one.
If you are unsure if the alteration will require approval then seek the advice of an expert or contact us.
|Do I need Building Regulations approval to construct a boundary wall?||
No, not at present but be aware of the civil requirements of the Party Wall Act. For details please download the Party Wall Act 1996 Explanatory Booklet.