Useful Links

Please click on the ‘BOLD’ text beneath to access the link to each reference source

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Learn more about the high standards set by the RICS to ensure the highest calibre of members.

BREEAM Guidance and Information

The world’s leading design and assessment method for sustainable buildings.

Building Regulations

For the most current and up to date copies of the Building Regulations and guidance.

Approved Documents

All the Approved Documents that support the fourteen technical “Parts” of the Building Regulations’ together with Regulation 7 are accessible from this page.

Health and Safety Executive

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has developed a suite of resources to make it easier for small businesses to meet their health and safety obligations.

National Planning Portal

The Planning Portal is the online planning and building regulations resource for England and Wales.

Asbestos (Awareness and regulations)

Asbestos can be found in any building built before the year 2000 (houses, factories, offices, schools, hospitals etc) and causes around 5000 deaths every year.

Party Wall etc. Act 1996

An Act to make provision in respect of party walls, and excavation and construction in proximity to certain buildings or structures; and for connected purposes.