Bryan Butcher - Architectural Design Services
Building Regulations apply to:
All New Buildings
and, Alterations to Existing Buildings
Many building projects may also require Planning Permission which is dealt with in a separate manner.
Building Regulations include:
Standards for most aspects of a building's construction, including structure, fire safety, sound insulation, drainage, ventilation and electrical safety.
Energy efficiency in buildings. For a bit more information see SAP Ratings.
The needs of all people, including those with disabilities, in accessing and moving around buildings. They set standards for buildings to be accessible and hazard-free wherever possible.
For more information see the Building Regulations FAQ, or feel free to Contact me directly.