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We have a short guide to the usual FAQs we receive in Aberdeen City as a pdf file:

A more comprehensive general guidance and FAQ's intended to help people who are unfamiliar with the Building Standards system for the whole of Scotland are given on the following web page:

This guidance deals only with the building standards system and you should be aware that other statutory requirements may also apply to the work proposed, such as planning permission, fire certificates or licensing.

Planning permission is a separate matter and further guidance can be found in the Planning FAQs page:

Should the Building Standards Division FAQs not answer your questions, please contact us at the address below.


  • Building Standards Team
    Planning and Sustainable Development
    Aberdeen City Council
    Business Hub 4
    Marischal College
    Broad Street
    AB10 1AB
    Phone: 01224 523470

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