60. Tests for conformity with building regulations.

As from a day to be appointed, the following provisions have effect1. For the purpose of enabling a local authority2 to ascertain, as regards any work or proposed work to which building regulations3 for the enforcement of which it is responsible are applicable, whether any provision of building regulations is or would be contravened4 by, or by anything done or proposed to be done in connection with, that work5, the local authority has power:


    (1)     to require a person by whom or on whose behalf the work was, is being or is proposed to be done to carry out