LABC Warranty works in partnership with Local Authority Building Control (LABC) to provide structural warranties for developers, contractors, housing associations and self builders. Our partnership with LABC means we can provide building control and warranties throughout England and Wales using the combined technical expertise of over 3500 surveyors.
Having provided cover for over 10 years we work with some of the largest house builders, commercial contractors and developers in the country. All of our policies are underwritten by 'A' rated global insurers, ensuring you and your buyers are protected for the duration of the policy. Our cover is also accepted by all leading UK mortgage lenders helping you and your buyers secure finance easily.
Requesting a quotation is easy. Simply complete our online application form and let us do the rest of the work for you.
Our network of experienced, local Risk Management Surveyors work alongside your Local Authority Building Control Surveyor, and will review your development in accordance with our technical standards.
Once your build is complete and all conditions satisfied your Certificate of Insurance will be issued
Once the Certificate of Insurance is issued you, your buyer or tenants are protected under the policy for 10 or 12 years
On June 25 Theresa May announced a raft of initiatives to tackle barriers faced by disabled people at work and home. Concerning the latter, the Government announced plans to consult on “mandating higher accessibility standards for new housing.” The consultation is due in the autumn.
LABC Warranty’s Technical Standards team have been made aware of a number of brick slip arch and header products on the market. They consist of “SIP” composite panels which are made up of cement fibre board, or in some instances MgO boards, with brick slips bonded to one external face with adhesive. These products are being used in the external skin of masonry above openings and are marketed…
One thing that strikes a chord with us here at LABC Warranty is the real pride our winners take in claiming the top spots in our annual Bricks awards. No more so than in the categories for individuals – Site Manager of the Year, Rising Star and Unsung Hero. The other pleasure with these categories is the joy that winning or being name a finalist gives those whose names are put forward, and…
It can be extremely rewarding to see work colleagues develop as they grow into a role, especially if your expert tutelage has perhaps played a part. It is an achievement worth celebrating, and the reason why we include the Rising Star category in our annual Bricks awards. The category is one of the select few at The Bricks where you are invited to submit your own nomination or nominate a…