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03.07.2018
News
Almost 80% of builders and home owners are calling on the Government to introduce a licensing scheme for the UK construction industry to stamp out…
21.01.2019
News
Local Authority Building Control is updating its guidance and quality management processes to reflect new regulations affecting the demolition of…
18.01.2019
Blog Post
Take extra care when excavating foundations in clay soils, especially if there are trees nearby. Clay soils are made up of 40% water, but trees can…
14.01.2019
Press Release
LABC is celebrating the new year with the news that 135 of its local authority teams have received their UKAS accredited ISO 9001 certification for…
20.12.2018
News
LABC is committed to working together with government and the whole construction industry for a new system that puts residents' safety at the heart…
18.12.2018
News
Today the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, James Brokenshire, announced the government is implementing all of the…
18.12.2018
Blog Post
We  offer a wide range of courses for members and non-members alike, so whether you're a building control professional, architect, specialist…
14.12.2018
Blog Post
The traditional approach used when two steel beams are provided to support a cavity wall has been to design the beams to each carry half the total…
12.12.2018
News
Nominations are invited each summer for the role of Junior Vice President and this is then voted on at our AGM. This year's Junior VP, Heather Jones…