How do I submit my building control application?

To submit building control applications within the Eastbourne borough you will need to go to the East Sussex Building Control Partnership website for further information.

Important: Disruption to planning applications, local land charges and building control services for the Lewes district

From 27 June to 21 August 2022 we are carrying out significant upgrades to the planning application, local land charges and building control systems for the Lewes district.

During this time, there may be a delay in responding to customers’ requests and enquiries. You can find details and dates on our Notice of service disruption page.

All Lewes district applications can be sent using any of the following methods:


You can submit your application online via the Planning Portal.

By email

You can email your completed application form and documents to us.

By post 

You can download a building control application form and post it to our offices.