Want to know what it's like to work for a local authority building control organisation? For our first spotlight, we find out more about Hertfordshire Building Control.


We cornered LABC Trainee of the Year at a reception late last year and asked him to tell us about his role in Devon Building Control. Watch his video.


Want to land that dream building control job? Read our tips on how to shine a light on your experience and skills and get yourself noticed.


We scan social media for an insight into an average day in the life of a Building Control Surveyor.


Local authority building control are responsible for inspecting dangerous structures and helping to make them safe. Read about an incident our officers in St Albans dealt with recently.


It's all in a day's work for a local authority building control surveyor. Read this fishy story from Peter Hazelwood of Bedford Borough Council.


Senior Building Control Officer Nigel Jagger recently joined Bristol City Council Building Control after having served 28 years in Avon Fire and Rescue.


Scott Bonham currently works as a Building Control Surveyor for Manchester City Council. He returned to LABC from private practice.


Women in Construction aim to drive equality and diversity in the built environment and Anna is now helping them do that.


David Harthill is a Senior Building Control Surveyor at Swansea Council and deals with all large commercial and domestic schemes.


Nick Kendall from 3C Shared Services in Cambridge describes his day and tells what he loves most about building control.


Waqaas Rashid followed his father into a construction-related career, but he veered off into building control because of the variety of experience he would enjoy.