Building Control Performance Standards

Building control performance standards and supporting guidance for building control bodies. 2017 Edition

Build over Public Sewer Guide

United Utilities Guide for building over a public sewer. The Guide provides information on what you should do to request permission for building over or near to a public sewer, along with helpful scenarios and frequently asked questions.

Resilience & Resistance Flood Guide

Home owners guide to flood resistance and resilience. Document to highlight the risks to properties from flooding and to provide information on how best to protect homes.

Contract for the Appointment of an Approved Inspector

The Construction Industry Council - Association of Consultant Approved Inspectors contract for the appointment of an Approved Inspector under the Building Act 1984

The Building Regulations 2010

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS

2010 No. 2214

BUILDING AND BUILDINGS, ENGLAND AND WALES

The Building Regulations 2010

Made - 6th September 2010

Laid before Parliament - 9th September 2010

Coming into force - 1st October 2010

Loft Conversion Project Guide

Loft Conversion Project Guide

Produced by the Construction Products Association. Complies with 2010 revisions to the Building Regulations.

Approved Document A cover

Approved Document A

STRUCTURE:

  • A1 Loading
  • A2 Ground movement
  • A3 Disproportionate collapse

Approved Document B Volume 1

FIRE SAFETY VOLUME 1 – DWELLINGHOUSES

  • B1 - Means of warning and escape
  • B2 - Internal fire spread (linings)
  • B3 - Internal fire spread (structure)
  • B4 - External fire spread
  • B5 - Access and facilities for the fire service

Approved Document C cover

Approved Document C

SITE PREPARATION AND RESISTANCE TO CONTAMINATES AND MOISTURE

  • C1- Site preparation and resistance to contaminants
  • C2 - Resistance to moisture

Approved Document D

TOXIC SUBSTANCES

  • D1 Cavity insulation

Approved Document E

RESISTANCE TO THE PASSAGE OF SOUND

  • E1 - Protection against sound from other parts of the building and adjoining buildings
  • E2 - Protection against sound within a dwelling-house etc
  • E3 - Reverbation in the common internal parts of buildings containing flats or rooms for residential purposes
  • E4 - Acoustic conditions in schools
 

Approved Document F

VENTILATION

  • F1- Means of ventilation

Approved Document G

SANITATION, HOT WATER SAFETY AND WATER EFFICIENCY

  • G1Cold water supply
  • G2 Water efficiency
  • G3 Hot water supply and systems
  • G4 Sanitary conveniences and washing facilities
  • G5 Bathrooms
  • G6 Food preparation areas
  • Water efficiency calculator for new dwellings

Approved Document H

DRAINAGE AND WASTE DISPOSAL

  • H1Foul water drainage
  • H2 Wastewater treatment systems and cesspools
  • H3 Rainwater drainage
  • H4 Building over sewers
  • H5 Separate systems of drainage
  • H6 Solid waste storage

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