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Approved Document A

Structure

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document A covers the standards required for building structure and design.

Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

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Approved Document B Volume 1

Sanitation, hot water safety and water efficiency

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document B Volume 1 covers the standards required for Fire Safety in Dwellings.

Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

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Approved Document B Volume 2

Fire safety

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document B Volume 2 covers the standards required for Fire Safety in buildings other than dwellings.

Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

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Approved Document F

Ventilation

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document F covers the ventilation requirements for buildings.  Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

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Approved Document G

Sanitation, hot water safety and water efficiency

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document G covers the standards required for cold water supply, water efficiency, hot water supply and systems, sanitary conveniences and washing facilities, bathrooms and kitchens and food preparation areas.

This amended approved document took effect on 1 March 2016 for use in England. It does not apply to work started before 1 March 2016, or work subject to a building notice, full plans application or initial notice submitted before that date provided the work is started on site before 1 March 2016.

It also applies to building work carried out on excepted energy buildings in Wales as defined in the Welsh Ministers (Transfer of Functions (No. 2) Order 2009.

Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

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Approved Document L1A

Conservation of fuel and power in new dwellings

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document L1A covers the energy performance requirements for new dwellings.  Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

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Approved Document L1B

Conservation of fuel and power in existing dwellings

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document L1B covers the energy performance requirements for existing dwellings.  Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

Other Approved Documents for England

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Approved Document L2A

Conservation of fuel and power in new buildings other than dwellings

Approved Documents set out what may be accepted as reasonable compliance with the relevant Building Regulations in England to which they refer.  Following the guidance in an Approved Document establishes a presumption of compliance with the requirements covered by the guidance. However, compliance is not guaranteed.  The guidance may not apply if the particular case is unusual in some way.

Approved Document L2A covers the energy performance requirements for new non-domestic buildings.  Further information and free pdf versions of the Approved Documents can be found on the Gov.UK website.

Other Approved Documents for England

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