Local Authority Building Standards Scotland (LABSS)
LABSS serve the public interest by bringing together all the building standards expertise, skills and resources from over 500 professionals working across every local authority in Scotland.
LABSS operate a central reviewing and assessment group to provide a locus for national decisions including a customer focused national approval system for house builders and developers in support of building warrant applications, and producing real savings in time in the approval process.
Our national network of surveyors deliver building standards services to you locally. We're impartial and here to protect you and your project.
A Building Standards Workforce Strategy
The aim of the workforce strategy is to bring to the fore the importance of having the right blend of skills and experience to carry out their role as a verifier, maintaining and building their capacity and capability to deliver a sustainable service into the future.
This strategy is for them and for people who want to join the building standards profession and build a career that makes a positive impact on all of our communities.