Technical details and guidance
Building control is always happy to give technical
assistance both on site and at the Council
Offices. Due to a number of recent requests, technical
guidance has now been included on this website. This is general
advice and does not show the only way to carry out an operation.
Guidance leaflets are also available from the Council offices and
one stop shops.
Hertfordshire Local Authority design guides
These sketches have been produced to assist homeowners and
builders when constructing domestic extensions and may be submitted
as part of a building control application.
The guidance should not be regarded as statements of the law for
which reference will need to be made to the appropriate statutes
and statutory instrument and the Council will not be held
liable for any loss or damage howsoever occasioned as a result of