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Approved Document S

Publication title: Approved Document S: infrastructure for charging electric vehicles
Date published: December 2021
Date valid from: 15 June 2022

Summary

Approved Document S provides technical guidance regarding the installation and charge point requirements in Part S to the Building Regulations.

It applies to new residential and non-residential buildings; buildings undergoing a material change of use to dwellings; residential and non-residential buildings undergoing major renovation; and mixed-use buildings that are either new, or undergoing major renovation.

This approved document takes effect on 15 June 2022 and is for use in England.

Download

The Merged Approved Documents1.

A consolidated version of the individual Approved Documents published by the government, now presented as a single, searchable PDF.

Non-consolidated version

Approved Document S: infrastructure for charging electric vehicles2. This approved document takes effect on 15 June 2022.

Useful links

Apply for building regulations approval1

  1. https://buildingcontrol.planningportal.co.uk/
  1. https://www.gov.uk/guidance/building-regulations-and-approved-documents-index#approved-documents
  2. https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/1057375/AD_S.pdf

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