The Federation of Master Builders

Building control

LABC is the largest building control provider in England and Wales, with over 3,000 surveyors across every local authority. It also has formal links with LABSS in Scotland and BCNI in Northern Ireland. With expert knowledge on all building regulation issues from means of escape and fire engineering, through access and acoustics, to energy efficiency and sustainability; no other building control body can provide the same level of technical support combined with local knowledge.

As part of the partnership between FMB and LABC you will benefit from:

  • Your own LABC team to work with you no matter where you build in England or Wales – under the Partner Authority Scheme you can even choose a team you like working with, provided you are a regular user of LABC services and meet LABC criteria.
    Please note, this requires a formal application process subject to review and agreement. 
  • Streamlined working through Registered Details
  • A joint logo to show you're committed to building quality
  • Training opportunities
  • Promotion to consumers through joint marketing activity

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