Always wanted to build your own home?
Developing a site as an investment?
With over 10 years experience in the luxury housing industry Style Architecture has the creativity to bring your visions to life.
From apartments, bungalows, detached villas to luxury mansions we can help.
“Do I need planning permission for new build?”
All new build homes require planning permission.
“Do I need building warrant approval for new build?”
All new build homes require building warrant approval.
The fee for architectural drawings can vary depending on the extent of works required to your new build project. Contact us for a free quote.
Local government also require a fee when you apply for a building warrant, this fee varies depending on the value of the works to be carried out. The minimum fee for a value of works up to £5000 is £100 this fee goes up £15 for every additional £500. Fee scales are available on local government website using the links on the right.
Planning application fees for alterations is £319 per unit.
Building warrant drawings can normally be prepared within 4-6 weeks depending on the project. Once submitted to the local government building control department approval is normally expected within 6-8 weeks. This can vary depending on the works required.
Planning permission applications are normally decided within 8 weeks. However this can take longer depending on your project.
No works should start until approvals are in place.
“How long does my approval last?”
Planning permission for new builds are valid for 5 years, your project should be completed within this time period or your approval will become invalid.
Building warrant approval for new builds last 3 years. In some instances an extension may be granted. Remember to apply for your completion certificate once works have been completed.
“Why choose Style Architecture?”
Style Architecture provides a personal and bespoke architectural service for your new build project designing every home specifically to suit your requirements. We are happy to provide free advice if you are unsure what is required.
Get more information on planning permission Scotland and building warrants in Scotland at Do I Need Permission a free website giving answers to the most frequently asked question including “Do I need planning permission Scotland?”, ” Do I need building warrant Scotland?” and “How much will it cost?”.