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If your plans do not get building regulation approval

If your plans are not approved you can:

You will only need to seek a determination where you believe the proposals in your full plans application comply with the regulations but we disagree. You may apply for a determination either before or after we have rejected your full plans application. Generally, applications relating to work that is nearly completed cannot be accepted.

A fee is payable for the Secretary of State to make a decision (determination). The fee is half the price of the Plan Fee (excluding VAT) subject to a minimum of £100 and a maximum of £1000.

The Secretary of State will ask us for comments on your application or appeal which will be sent to you. You will then have a further opportunity to comment before a decision is issued by the Secretary of State.