Building Control Service delivery during the Covid–19 pandemic

Information Updated 1.07.21



Building Control applications are still being received, processed and assessed. Building Notice and Regularisation applications can be made online via using card payments or by post to Ards and North Down Borough Council, Town Hall, The Castle, Bangor, BT20 4BT, using cheque payments.

Full Plan applications can be made by post with cheque payments or by bank transfer.

There is currently no public access to the Council buildings, so all hard copy applications should be made by post. The Building Control office can be contacted by telephone at 028 9127 8015 or by email at

Site inspections are available for virtually all jobs, subject to any current Covid restrictions.

It is important that you contact the office as normal to request all inspections. 

Please request inspections in good time, and before 10.30am at the latest on the day an inspection is required.

For all inspections a request should still be made by calling 028 9127 8015 or email at

This situation will be kept under review and may change depending on government, industry and Council guidance. Please watch this website for any updates on the inspection service.