Publication title: Approved Document H - Drainage and Waste Disposal (2015 edition)
Date published: March 2015
ISBN: 978 1 85946 599 8
The 2015 edition of Approved Document H (Drainage and Waste Disposal) contains changes to guidance on waste disposal. It also incorporates previous amendments.
There has been no amendment to the requirements in Part H of Schedule 1 to the Building Regulations 2010.
The 2015 edition takes effect on 1 October 2015 for use in England. The 2002 edition, as amended, will continue to apply to work started before 1 October 2015 or work subject to a building notice, full plans application or initial notice submitted before that date.
This Approved Document gives guidance for compliance with the Building Regulations for building work carried out in England. It also applies to building work carried out on excepted energy buildings in Wales as defined in the Welsh Ministers (Transfer of Functions) (No. 2) Order 2009.
This edition of Approved Document H (Drainage and waste disposal) takes effect on 1 October 2015.