John Swainson

Head of Building Control

John attained a BSc in Building Surveying (passed with distinction) In 1991 from Thames Polytechnic, and was also awarded a student of the year award from the RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors), whilst working as an assistant district surveyor at the London Borough of Hackney. John gradually rose through the ranks at Hackney, culminating in being appointed Head of Building Control and Licensing in 2002.

John also acts as an APC assessor for the RICS and has been instrumental in helping aspiring Chartered Surveyors to reach that goal.


About Us

We oversee Building Control for many local councils based in the UK - with a focus on helping both individuals and larger companies to achieve great building results safely.

Guidance Notes

We offer building control services that help you to adhere to UK building regulations - have a look at our guidance notes here for further help.