Forms and Fees

Building Control online application forms

**Please if possible make an online payment as we are not always in a position to take a payment due to volume of  calls**

Please wait when you have pressed submit for the link to pay online (where applicable).

If you are unsure which application form to use then see our application guidance page.

Fees applicable to your proposed works - Subject to VAT at 20%

Get in touch

Please contact us if:

  • the work is for the benefit of a disabled person, it may qualify for exemption from the payment of charges;
  • The fee required for submitting a Regularisation application;
  • not sure what application form is required for your proposed works;
  • if the floor area of a proposed new dwelling exceeds 300m2

How to Pay

By Cheque

Payment made by cheques should be made payable to the Local Authority where the proposed work address is located either:

  • Malvern Hills District Council
  • Worcester City Council
  • Wychavon District Council

By Telephone

Please contact us on 01684 862223 to make a payment

Submitting your application

By post

South Worcestershire Building Control
The Council House
Avenue Road
WR14 3AP

By hand

We can only accept applications by hand at the Malvern Hills Customer Service centre, Graham Road, Malvern, WR14 2HU.

Please note applications in Worcester City and Wychavon District Council will need to be submitted with a cheque made payable to the authority in which the work relates, as the customer service centre can not take card/cash payments for properties in these districts.

By email

You can submit your application by email to

Any plans etc to be submitted are accepted in PDF format only, however note that the size of the email with attachments we can receive is up to 10MB