Like many areas throughout the Country, Fylde Borough has a small legacy of industrial activity which may have left an unknown number of sites containing elevated levels of potentially harmful materials and compounds. In certain circumstances these pollutants may present a significant risk of causing significant harm to people or the environment. Fylde Council wishes to…

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Important Information

All Building Regulations Applications submitted after the 1st of October 2023 will be subject to the provision of additional information before the application can be validated.  The additional information is necessary due to the amendment of all Building Control applications due to legislation changes. The Building Regulation application forms will be updated in…

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Why we are collecting the data

 Fylde Borough Council Building Control provides a number of services which include Building Regulation Approval, Regularisation to existing premises and enforcement to premises which fail to meet Building Regulations. Secondly administrational and enforcement involvement with dangerous structures and demolition is the responsibility of the department. In order to carry out these…

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With the exception of Part P of the Building Regulations (Electrical Safety) being applicable to electrical work in small detached buildings (as defined below) and in all greenhouses, the following are specific buildings and types of work to which the Building Regulations do not apply.

Buildings controlled under other legislation

Please refer to the details below for direct contact information for members of our Building Control Teams. Address: Fylde Borough Council Building Control Town Hall Lytham St. Anne's FY8 1LW Tel: 01253 658674 Email: Chief Building Control Officer Keith Vernon 01253 658679 Email:

Building Control Area Team

Chief Building Control Officer Keith Vernon 01253 658679 Email:
  • St Leonards
  • Ashton
  • Central
  • Fairhaven
  • Kilnhouse
  • Heyhouses
  • Singleton


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The Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982 empowers Local Authorities to deal with privately owned derelict buildings which have become insecure and open to public access. The Development Services Directorate has responsibility for ensuring that reported derelict and insecure buildings are dealt with so that no threat is posed to people in the vicinity. Once a report…

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