Tag: building regs

Part L makes headlines in March 2023

Changes to Part L of the Building Regulations were introduced in June last year, as part of government efforts to improve the efficiency of our housing stock. Regulation changes and compliance have always been some of the most-read articles on www.installeronline.co.uk, as heating engineers, plumbers and electricians search for content to keep themselves informed and […]

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Housing developers “not ready” to meet Future Homes Standards

The housing industry believes it is unlikely to meet the requirements set out in the government’s 2025 Future Homes and Buildings Standards, according to research carried out by members of The Housing Forum’s Futures Network. The research was carried out among senior industry figures attending a number of events this year, including a series of […]

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Vent-Axia’s webinar on ventilation regulation

Vent-Axia is to host a free webinar – Domestic Legislation for Ventilation – covering the recently launched Building Regulations. The webinar will run twice this month and is aimed at housebuilders, M&E contractors, consultants and architects. Published on 15th December 2021, the Building Regulations bring significant changes for housebuilders with the new amended Part L […]

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Welsh building regulations set to go further than England’s

The Welsh Government’s new consultation on energy efficiency and ventilation in new build homes has sets ambitious new targets going beyond those proposed for England. The new Welsh Building Regulations Part L and F Consultation is the first stage of a two-part consultation, similar to the Future Homes Standard consultation released for England in October […]

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