Planning and building

Building Regulations 2010 - approved documents

The Department for Communities and Local Government publishes guidance called ‘Approved Documents’ on ways to meet building regulations.

The Approved Documents are within Appendix 4 of the wider '2010 to 2015 government policy: building regulation'.

The Approved Documents contain suggestions on how to achieve a minimum standard of construction in a number of common building situations, such as:

  • structure
  • ventilation
  • sanitation
  • security

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Building Control

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