Main Changes

This approved document supports Part H of Schedule 1 to the Building Regulations 2010.

It takes effect on 1 October 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.

The main changes are:

  • Additional guidance on solid waste storage in H6 and reference
  • Consequential amendment of limits of application of requirement H3 due to amendment of Part M.