Here are numerous items of legislation which affect our industry.

​Here, we provide a useful list of links to many of the most used pieces of legislation, plus other handy resources that will be helpful for anyone seeking further information regarding Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and the wider field of Building Engineering Services.


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS L1A

Approved Document L1A: conservation of fuel and power in new dwellings, 2013 edition with 2016 amendments


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS L1B

​Approved Document L1B: conservation of fuel and power in existing dwellings, 2010 edition (incorporating 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2016 amendments)


​THE BUILDING REGULATIONS L2B

​Approved Document L2B: conservation of fuel and power in existing buildings other than dwellings, 2010 edition (incorporating 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2016 amendments)


​THE BUILDING REGULATIONS​

2016 amendments to Approved Document L: conservation of fuel and power


​Non-domestic building services compliance guide – 2013 edition


​Addendum to non-domestic building services compliance guide – 2013 edition


​ the Energy Performance of Buildings (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016


​HCFCs in refrigeration and air conditioning equipment


​F gas in refrigeration, air conditioning and fire protection systems


​A guide to air conditioning inspections for buildings


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS

Approved Document H: drainage and waste disposal


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS

Approved Document G: sanitation, hot water safety and water efficiency


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS

​Corrections to Approved Document G 2015 edition with 2016 amendments: sanitation, hot water safety and water efficiency


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS

Approved Document G – Frequently asked questions


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS

Approved Document F: ventilation (2010 edition incorporating 2010 and 2013 amendments)


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS

Domestic Ventilation Compliance Guide


THE BUILDING REGULATIONS

Approved Document J: combustion appliances and fuel storage systems


​HSE Guidance – Controlling thermal comfort


HSE Guidance – Legionella and Legionnaires Disease


​HSE Guidance – Legionnaires’ disease: a brief guide for duty holders


​HSE Guidance – L8 Approved Code of Practice The control of legionella bacteria



HSE Guidance – Legionnaires’ disease Technical guidance


HSE Guidance – ​Asbestos essentials


​HSE Guidance – Safe management of industrial steam and hot water boilers
​A guide for owners, managers and supervisors of boilers, boiler houses and boiler plant


HSE Guidance Sheet 100 – General Ventilation


CTT1 CIBSE Top Tips 1: Ventilation in Buildings


CTT3 CIBSE Top Tips 3: Sanitary Conveniences, Washing Facilities & Drinking Water


​CTT8 CIBSE Top Tips 8: Temperature in Indoor Workplaces (Thermal Comfort)


​An introduction to Part L 2013 Insulating pipes and ducts


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