New Approved Documents on the way

A number of the Approved Documents applicable in England have been updated following ‘The Housing Standards Review’, reflecting changes to the Regulations and the introduction of ‘Optional Requirements’. The new Regulations apply from 1 October 2015 and the updated Approved Documents are now available via our Resources page. Approved Documents have been updated for Parts G, H and M (now Volume 2), a new Part M (Volume 1 for dwellings) and Approved Document Q, relating to security for dwellings, have been added.

Approved Documents G and M1 updated and corrections made. Please go to the following links, which are also on our Resources page.

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/504207/BR_PDF_AD_G_2015_with_2016_amendments.pdf
https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/506503/BR_PDF_AD_M1_2015_with_2016_amendments_V3.pdf