Definitions for "NHBC"
National House Building Council.UK.
A building guarantee available on some newly built homes under which defects are put right.
National House Building Council. A warranty scheme for new properties providing cover against major structural defects for 10 years. Ombudsman An independent professional body which is set up by law to help settle individual disputes between consumers and firms, for example, estate agents, solicitors and insurance companies. Planning Permission The permission granted by the local planning authority (usually the local council) for any new building or engineering operations or change of use of a building if it meets the public's interest.