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
“Knowledgeable”, “approachable” and “having LABC Warranty on our side ensures everything runs smoothly” are among some of the key themes that have emerged through several new case studies we have developed with LABC Warranty customers.
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Building product and system approval has been made simple thanks to the LABC Assured process. An LABC Assured certificate will demonstrate to architects, specifiers and developers that your product benefits from building control/standards compliance in every UK mainland local authority, and is covered by LABC Warranty across England and Wales, subject to conditions.