Building Warrant Forms

You can submit your building warrant application online through the national eBuilding Standards website where electronic forms are available and can be submitted through the portal.

Alternatively, you can submit building warrant application in a paper copy or scanned form. To do that use the below forms which are applicable to applications made on or after 1 May 2005:

For work carried out before 1 May 2005 without obtaining warrant approval you will need to apply for a letter of comfort (pdf 106 KB).

Submit paper application

To submit paper based application you can email it to or send it to our office at ePlanning Team, Aberdeenshire Council, Viewmount, Arduthie Road, Stonehaven, AB39 2DQ.

Data Protection Act 1998

The information submitted on any of these forms will only be used to process your Building Standards query. The data may also be made available to members of the public via the council website and the weekly list of Building Standards applications. In addition, as part of the building warrant process we may need to consult with other services within the council and share your data with other statutory bodies e.g. Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and Scottish Environment Protection Agency.


Unsure if you require a warrant application? Complete our enquiry form and we will write back to you with confirmation. Please note this form is for domestic properties only. You are advised to contact your local Building Standards office for non-domestic enquiries.

Do I Need a Building Warrant? - Domestic Use (pdf 540 KB)

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