Documents to help you comply
You can get practical help on how to comply with the building regulations from a series of national 'approved documents'. There is an approved document for each section of the building regulations.
Each document contains:
- guidance on the performance expected of materials and building work for each requirement
- examples and solutions on how to achieve compliance for some common building situations
You can download approved documents from the Planning Portal: building control, along with other useful guides. These include: