Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) came into being through the Lagos State Urban and Regional Planning and Development Law of 2010, but it officially started in August 12, 2012. Is an Agency set up to ensure that basic minimum standards are maintained in building construction and renovation in order to ensure that existing and new buildings are safe, healthy, accessible and habitable for present and future generations. The Agency works together with developers or owners to provide a highly quality service and to make sure that all building works are satisfactorily carried out. LASBCA also work closely with other government agencies such as Lagos State Emergency Management Authority (LASEMA).
LASBCA is being governed by Lagos State Urban and Regional Planning and Development Law 2010, LASBCA regulations and the National Building Codes.