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Works Requiring Building Regulations


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The following works would require a Building Regulations application to be made.
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This is not an exhaustive list so you should contact us if you require further advice.

  • The erection of a new building or the extension of an existing building.
  • Structural alterations to an existing building.
  • Alterations which may affect the means of escape in case of fire.
  • Changing the use of an existing building.
  • The extension or alteration of certain services and fittings.
  • Since the 1st January 2005, most electrical work is also included.
  • Renovating or replacing a wall, floor or roof (thermal element)

Changes to a buildings energy status now also require building regulations approval. This might occur where a previously unheated space is being heated or where air conditioning is being installed.

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