Melton Borough Council

Apply for building regulations approval

Building notice application

Please ensure you know the application fee prior to filling out the form as the application cannot be completed without this information. Submit a Fee Request here.

Building notice application



Building Notice applications should only be used for work which is not complex and by people experienced in construction. They can only be used for domestic and not commercial work.


A Building Notice application must be submitted at least 48 hours prior to work commencing.

Under this option no detailed plans are required 


A Building Notice application is valid for 3 years from date of acknowledgement.

Note: For New Build and Extensions the following information will be required;


  • a 1:1250 scale location plan (block plan), showing the proposals size and position and its relationship to adjoining boundaries, 
  • A drainage plan indicating the proposals drainage discharges to the existing drainage systems and the position and depth of existing drainage runs.


Alternatively, download the Building Notice application form here