Part B - Fire Safety

Previous editions

Volume 1 - Dwellinghouses

2010 amendments

Approved Document B (Fire safety) - Volume 1: Dwellinghouses (2006 Edition incorporating 2010 amendments) (PDF 2.2 Mb)

This edition of Approved Document B - Volume 1: Dwellings superseded the original 2006 edition incorporating the changes made as a result of the Building Regulations 2010 and Building (Approved Inspectors etc) Regulations 2010.

Amendments to Approved Documents and Compliance Guides 2010: List of revisions and corrections (PDF 123 Kb)

March 2010 Corrigenda Approved Document B Volumes 1 and 2 (2006 edition) (PDF 1088 Kb)

This document lists the revisions and corrections to Approved Document B.

2006 Edition

Approved Document B (Fire safety) – Volume 1: Dwellinghouses (2006 Edition) (PDF 2217 Kb)

This version does not incorporate the changes made as a result of the Building Regulations 2010.

2000 Edition

Approved Document B - Fire Safety (2000 Edition – incorporating the 2002 European amendments) (PDF 9771 Kb)

Volume 2 - Buildings other than dwellinghouses

2010 amendments

Approved Document B (Fire safety) – Volume 2 - Buildings other than dwellinghouses (2006 Edition, incorporating 2007 and further 2010 amendments) (PDF 4.87 MB)

This edition of Approved Document B – Volume 2: Buildings other than Dwellinghouses superseded the 2006 Edition amended 2007 by incorporating the changes made as a result of the Building Regulations 2010 and Building (Approved Inspectors etc) Regulations 2010.

Amendments to Approved Documents and Compliance Guides 2010: List of revisions and corrections (PDF 123 Kb)

March 2010 Corrigenda Approved Document B Volumes 1 and 2 (2006 edition) (PDF 1088 Kb)

This document lists the revisions and corrections to Approved Document B.

2007 amendments

Approved Document B (Fire safety) – Volume 2 - Buildings other than dwellinghouses (2006 Edition, Amended 2007) (PDF 4876 Kb)

This version does not incorporate the changes made as a result of the Building Regulations 2010 and Building (Approved Inspectors etc) Regulations 2010.

Approved Document B (Fire safety) 2006 – Vol 2 ERRATUM

Typographical and proofing corrections to the 2006 Edition of Approved Document B - Vol 2 issued in April 2007.

Corrigenda Approved Document B Volumes 1 and 2 (2006 edition) (PDF 1088 Kb)

This document lists the revisions and corrections to Approved Document B.

2006 Edition

Approved Document B (Fire safety) – Volume 2 - Buildings other than dwellinghouses (2006 Edition) (PDF 5318 Kb)

This document is supplemented by the erratum issued in April 2007.

2000 Edition

Approved Document B - Fire Safety (2000 Edition – incorporating the 2002 European amendments) (PDF 9771 Kb)