Consultation Outcome

Proposals to update Approved Building Regulations Documents (A, B & C)

This consultation ended 271 days ago.

Details of outcome

Building Regulations Update - Approved Documents A, B & C 2016
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Economic Impact Assessment
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Summary of outcome 

The summary of responses is now available, along with the revised economic impact assessment.

Original consultation

Summary 
We want your views on proposals to update Approved Building Regulations Documents (A, B & C).
Consultation period 
This consultation ran from 29 September 2016 to 22 December 2016
Consultation launched 29 September 2016

Documents

Consultation Document
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Section 2 - Consultation stage Economic Impact Assessment
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Consultation description 

The Approved Documents ensure buildings meet standards for health, safety, welfare, convenience and sustainability.

We are consulting on updating the references to technical standards relating to:

  • Approved Document A (structure)
  • Approved Document B (fire safety)
  • Approved Document C (site preparation and resistance to contaminants and moisture).
Help and support 

For more information about this consultation e-mail enquiries.brconstruction@wales.gsi.gov.uk