How to report a dangerous structure Click to get info
If you think a structure is dangerous, phone us on 020 8496 3000 and:
- provide the building or structure location
- describe the danger
- provide your name, telephone number or email
Defective but no immediate threat
If you think the building or structure is defective, but not dangerous, complete our dangerous structure online form.
The owner will have to pay for any work we carry out to remove the risk.
What happens next Click to get info
Once we receive your report, a surveyor will visit the site to assess the danger and any risks.
If the structure is not dangerous, we will contact the owner and ask them to remove the risk in 14 to 28 days.
If the owner doesn’t remove the risk, we can get a court order that requires them to carry out the works.
If the owner doesn’t comply with the order, we’ll carry out the work ourselves.