Coronavirus: Building Control | Coronavirus: Building Control | Oldham Council
Coronavirus update and advice

Stay at home as much as possible, work from home if you can, limit contact with other people, keep your distance if you go out (2 metres apart where possible), wash your hands regularly.

More information

To help protect you and others during the coronavirus outbreak we have amended our Building Control procedures.

Applications should be submitted electronically, you will experience severe delays if you submit a paper application - Please email any enquiries to building.control@oldham.gov.uk.

Site visits

Oldham Council Building Control site visits will be risk assessed prior to attendance, this is in the interest of staff and public safety. Please email building.control@oldham.gov.uk to make your request.

The relevant case officer will get back to you as soon as they can but please beware we may not be able to respond as quickly as usual.  We apologise for any inconvenience.

Advice

In light of the global outbreak of Covid-19, we want to reassure you that we are doing all that we can to assist in minimising the spread of the virus. We have the technology, systems and plans in place to ensure business continuity and have changed our working practises, to ensure we can continue to deliver our services to our customers.

Due to a large number of our team already working remotely, please could we ask that you email all queries rather than to call our lines. We will endeavour to respond to you as soon as possible. However our response times may be slightly longer than normal due to the current situation.