Submit-a-Plan is the LABC (Local Authority Building Control) National Portal for making online and offline Building Control applications to ALL local authorities in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. makes it quick, efficient and simple for the general public and professional users to submit Building Control applications directly to any Local Authority.

Submit-a-Plan Applications

When subscribed to Submit-a-Plan all online applications submitted through the portal automatically and instantly appear in the authority's account ready for processing and approval. Any additional paper applications can also be uploaded as electronic applications using our specialist application scanning service.
A major benefit for applicants using the Submit-a-Plan National Portal over in-house developed systems is that applicants have a single login, standard forms and the  same interface for every Local Authority, making the application process that much quicker and simpler.
The Submit-a-Plan service is FREE of charge for applicants and agents and available 24/7. We also provide telephone and email support for both applicant and authority users.

Applicant and Agent Client Portal

Designed to improve efficiency of service Submit-a-Plan comes with an advanced Client Portal where applicants and agents can register for a free, secure online Submit-a-Plan Account.
Here they can submit numerous building control applications to different authorities, all in one place and a historic record of all part and completed applications are stored. Our Submit-a-Plan Client Portal boasts an extensive list of features all aimed at ultimately improving the application process, customer service and the provision of information to home owners and clients:  
Core functionality and benefits:
Free Submit-Plan account
No extra charge for submission
24/7 application submission
Upload additional or revised documents
Submission receipts and notification updates
Track application status & activity
Email and record correspondence against an application
Online access from any location with internet
Save time and money by eliminating shipping & plotting of multiple plans
Support environmental policy
Advanced functionality includes:
Online application payment
Submit initial notices
Request inspection visits
Live updates on inspections & plan-checking
Respond to conditions & requests for more information or documents online
Receive approval certificates, reports & other documents straight to account
Pre-Application submission & advice

DataSpace Live

To enable applications submitted electronically via Submit-a-Plan to be processed and approved, we provide authorities with DataSpace Live, our efficient, online system for viewing, inspecting and consulting on building control applications. Find out more about DataSpace Live.

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