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The most recent versions of the Approved Documents that support the technical 'Parts' of the Building Regulations together with Regulation 7 are accessible using the links below.

The Approved Documents have been compiled by Government to provide guidance for how each 'Part' of the Building Regulations can be complied with when undertaking building work (including plumbing, electrics, extensions, etc.).

Part A - Structure


Part B - Fire Safety


Part C - Site preparation and resistance to contaminants and moisture


Part D - Toxic Substances


Part E - Resistance to the passage of sound


Part F - Ventilation


Part G - Sanitation, hot water safety and water efficiency


Part H - Drainage and Waste Disposal


Part J - Combustion appliances and fuel storage systems


Part K - Protection from falling, collision and impact


Part L - Conservation of fuel and power


Part M - Access to and use of buildings


Part N - Glazing Safety (Withdrawn)


Part O - Overheating


Part P - Electrical Safety


Part Q - Security


Part R - Physical infrastructure for high speed electronic communications networks


Part S - Infrastructure for charging electric vehicles


Regulation 7 - Materials and workmanship

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