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Meet the Building Control Team

The building control team at North Kesteven District Council has a wealth of knowledge and experience, and prides itself on providing the most efficient, cost effective service. 

Paul Weldon

Paul has a first class BSc (Hons) in Fire Safety and is a corporate member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS). He is employed as the Building Control Manager and Access Officer for North Kesteven District Council. Having worked in Building Control for over 30 years he has an extensive knowledge and experience of the Building Regulations and Allied Legislation, Dangerous Structures, Demolitions and Illegal Building Work. He is able to give quotes for proposed Building Control works.

Fred McGregor

Fred has a first class BSc (Hons) in Fire Safety and is a corporate member of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (MCABE).  He qualified as a Lead FRACS fire risk assessor in 2015 and is competent to carry out fire risk assessments in both the Public and Private sector. He is a Principal Building Control Surveyor for North Kesteven District Council with over 30 years experience, he has extensive knowledge and experience of the Building Regulations and Allied Legislation, Dangerous Structures, Demolitions and Illegal Building Work.  He is able to give quotes for proposed Building Control works.

Lee Stewart

Lee has BSc (Hons) in Building and is a corporate member of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (C.Build E MCABE). He is a Building Control Surveyor for North Kesteven District Council for over 19 years, over 32 years in total within the construction industry. He has an excellent knowledge and experience of the Building Regulations and Allied Legislation, Dangerous Structures, Demolitions and Illegal Building Work. He carries out both domestic and commercial site inspections throughout the District as requested by our customers and clients, along with periodic progress inspections as required by our Quality Control System. He has also carried out further training that allows him to carry out Access Audits on behalf of the Authority.

Sharron Routledge

Sharron has a BSc (Hons) in Building Surveying and a Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)/ Local Authority Building Control (LABC), Level 5 Diploma in Building Control Surveying.  She is a Building Control Surveyor for North Kesteven District Council, and is working towards chartered membership of CIOB.  Having worked in Building Control for over 30 years, she has an excellent knowledge and experience of the Building Regulations and Allied Legislation, Dangerous Structures, Demolitions and Illegal Building Work and is able give prices for proposed Building Control work.  She carries out plan checking and site inspections over the whole of the district.  She has also carried out further training and is an accredited Domestic Energy Assessor and Legionella Risk Assessor.

Bob McMath

Bob has a BSc (Hons) in Building.  He has worked in the Construction Industry for over 20 years and he has gained excellent knowledge and experience during this time.  He is a Building Control Surveyor for North Kesteven District Council. Having worked in Building Control for 4 years he has an excellent knowledge of the Building Regulations and Allied Legislation, Dangerous Structures, Demolitions and Illegal Building Work.  He carries out the majority of site inspections requested for the North of the District.  He has also carried out further training and has gained a Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)/ Local Authority Building Control (LABC), Level 5 Diploma in Building Control Surveying and is working towards Chartered membership of CIOB.

Joe Dennis

Joe is the newest member of the team, he has a first class BA (Hons) in Modern History and is a Trainee Building Control Surveyor for North Kesteven District Council.  He is making the most of the training provided and looking forward to starting a professional career in Building Control. He is excited to pursue further qualifications to set him on the way to becoming a qualified Building Control Surveyor.  

Angela Dodd

Angela has undertaken several courses through LABC, she is a Building Control Technician for North Kesteven District Council. Having worked in Building Control for over 30 years she has built up a good knowledge and understanding of the Building Control function. She is able to give out general Building Control Technical Advice and give prices for proposed Building Control Work.

If you need further information please contact the Building Control team by telephone or email. Alternatively you can write to or visit a Building Control Officer at our Sleaford Offices: Building Control Services, North Kesteven District Council, Kesteven Street, Sleaford, Lincolnshire, NG34 7EF.