Building control

Charging schedule

Building control fee schedule

Table A ­- Domestic extensions, garages, shops and offices

Table B -­ Alterations to existing dwellings

Table C -­ Estimated costs of work (work not covered by tables A, B & D)

Table D -­ Charges for new houses, blocks of flats and conversion to flats

Payment

Pay online

  • Fees can be paid online (select miscellaneous payment option).
  • Fees can also be paid via the Sutton contact centre on 020 8770 5000
  • Cheques should be made payable to 'London Borough of Sutton' and sent to Building Control, 24 Denmark Road, Carshalton, SM5 2JG

Table A - Domestic extensions, garages, shops and offices

Extensions include loft conversions and work in connection to the extension

Description of works Fee Total (includes 20% VAT) Regularisation Fee Total (VAT exempt)
Extension(s) total floor area up to 10m2 £612 £635
Extension(s) total floor area 10m2 to 40m2 £720 £750
Extension(s) total floor area 40m2 to 80m2 £876 £910
Erection or extension of nonexempt single storey garage (attached or detached) £462 £485
Alterations to extend or create a basement up to 100m2 in floor area £1,038 £1,085
Garden sheds with sleeping accommodation £588 £610

Table B ­- Alterations to existing dwellings

If more than one, or also item in Table A or C use discount total for cheaper or second item if the same

Description of Works

Fee Total (includes 20% VAT)

Discount Total (includes 20% VAT) Regularisation Fee Total (VAT exempt)
Formation of new bathroom/shower room/cloakroom (each) £288 £180 £300
Conversion of a garage into a habitable room £432 £366 £450
Removal of chimney breast, use discount for additional £288 £174 £300
Addition of insulation to walls £288 £174 £300
Removal of load bearing wall, use discount for additional (please contact building.control@sutton.gov.uk to discuss all other internal wall removals) £306 £174 £325
Re­roofing of block of flats or house £288 £246 £300
Replacement of windows up to 5 £288 £246 £300
Electrical wiring up to 12 circuits £288 £246 £300

Table C -­ Estimated costs of work (work not covered by tables A, B & D)

Estimated Cost of Works Fee Total (includes 20% VAT) Regularisation Fee Total ­ (VAT exempt)
£2,000 or less £318 £331.25
£2,000 ­ £5,000 £432 £450
£5,000 ­ £10,000 £540 £562.50
£10,000 ­ £20,000 £672 £700
£20,000 ­ £30,000 £816 £850
£30,000 ­ £40,000 £972 £1,012.50
£40,000 ­ £50,000 £1,128 £1,175
£50,000 ­ £60,000 £1,200 £1,250
£60,000 ­ £70,000 £1,254 £1,306.25
£70,000 ­ £80,000 £1,314 £1,368.75
£80,000 ­ £90,000 £1,386 £1,443.75
£90,000 ­ £100,000 £1,446 £1,506.25
£100,000 ­ £120,000 £1,524 £1,587.50
£120,000 ­ £140,000 £1,632 £1,700
£140,000 ­ £160,000 £1,734 £1,806.25
£160,000 ­ £180,000 £1,836 £1,912.50

£180,000 and over - Email details for a quote to Building Control (please enclose outline details and floor plans in relation to the proposal)

Table D -­ Charges for new houses, blocks of flats and conversion to flats

Number of Dwellings Fee Total (includes 20% VAT) Regularisation Fee Total (VAT exempt)
1 £1,008 £1,050
2 £1,152 £1,200
3 £1,308 £1.362.50
4 £1,464 £1,525
5 £1,608 £1,675

Over 5 - Email details for a quote to Building Control