Scottish building standards and regulations
When to get a building warrant for repairs and improvements to your home.
This page explains what building regulations and building warrants are, and what kind of work requires a warrant.
Check how to apply for a building warrant from your local council and how you can ensure your plans conform to building regulations. To get a warrant, the work must conform to building regulations.
What you should do if your plans change during building, and what to do afterwards to get a completion certificate accepted. And what you can do if work has been done without a warrant.
Last updated: 20 April 2017